Letters between John Simpson Kirkpatrick and his Family, 1915

Accession Number RCDIG0000381
Parent Collection ID 3DRL/3424
Collection type Digitised Collection
Title Letters between John Simpson Kirkpatrick and his Family, 1915
Item count 19
Object types Letters
Maker Kirkpatrick, John Simpson
Place made United Kingdom: England, Tyne and Wear, South Shields
Date made 1915

Letters relating to the First World War service of 202 Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, 3rd Field Ambulance. The letters were exchanged between John Simpson and his sister, Annie Kirkpatrick, between 3 January and 15 June 1915. Six of the letters were written from an unknown location and the three written by Annie Kirkpatrick were dated after Simpsons's death.
File contains:
Letter from John Simpson to his mother, 3 January 1915;
Letter from John Simpson to his mother, 7 January 1915;
Letter from John Simpson to his mother, 10 January 1915;
Letter from John Simpson to his mother, 17 January 1915;
Letter from John Simpson to his mother, 24 January 1915;
Letter from John Simpson to his mother, 28 February 1915;
Letter from Annie Kirkpatrick [his sister] to John Simpson, 24 May 1915;
Letter from Annie Kirkpatrick [his sister] to John Simpson, 3 June 1915;
Letter from Annie Kirkpatrick [his sister] to John Simpson, 15 June 1915.