Letters of John Axtens, 1917-1919

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Accession Number RCDIG0000241
Collection number 2DRL/0308
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 37
Object type Letters
Physical description 118 Image/s captured
Maker Axtens, John William
Place made Belgium, France, United Kingdom: England
Date made 1917-1919
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

Letters relating to First World War service of Lieutenant John William Axtens, 8th Machine Gun Company. These letters were written to his parents, and date from 8 May 1917 - 4 April 1919.
File contains:
Letter from John Axtens to his mother, 8 May 1917;
Letter from John Axtens to his mother, 21 May 1917;
Letter from John Axtens to his mother, 28 May 1917;
Letter from John Axtens to his mother, 31 May 1917;
Letter from John Axtens to his mother, no date;
Letter from John Axtens to his mother, no date;
Letter from John Axtens to his mother, 22 July 1917;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 15 August 1917;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 29 August 1917;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 12 September 1917;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 8 October 1917;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 19 October 1917;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 21 November 1917;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 1 December 1917;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 10 January 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his mother, 18 January 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his mother, 4 February 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his mother, 27 February 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 18 March 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 12 April 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 2 May 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 22 May 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 11 June 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 23 June 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 7 July 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 11 August 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 14 September 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 6 October 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents 17 October 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 2 November 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 22 November 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 1 December 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 19 December 1918;
Letter from John Axtens to Geoff [brother], 9 January 1919;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 12 February 1919;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 28 February 1919;
Letter from John Axtens to his parents, 4 April 1919