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The First World War

Letter to Private Andrew Williamson

Period:
20th Century
Description:

Letter from Nellie Anderson to Private Andrew Williamson, of the 8th KOSB. Enclosed with the letter is a sprig of lucky white heather.

 

Also attached, a newspaper cutting detailing the death of Private Williamson, he was killed in action not longer after the letter was written.

Materials/Media:
paper, plant
Dimensions:
167mm x 120mm
Source:
Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum
Digital Number:
SQDO007n
Creation Date:
1915
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council