Letters from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his family, April to June 1918

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Accession Number RCDIG0001203
Collection number 2DRL/0785
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 33
Object type Letters
Physical description 171 Image/s captured
Maker Gallwey, Wilfred Denver
Place made United Kingdom: England, Bedfordshire, Dunstable, United Kingdom: England, Greater London, London, United Kingdom: England, Wiltshire, Codford
Date made 1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

Letters relating to the First World War service of 2430 Lance Corporal Wilfred Denver Gallwey, 47th Battalion. The letters were written to various members of his immediate family between April and June 1918. In these letters, Gallwey writes of his ongoing training as a signals instructor at Dunstable, his work as an instructor in Codford, and his commentary on the war effort, including the domestic situation in England. He also regularly responds to news from home. This file contains:
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, Course 31, Army Signal School, Dunstable, 2 April 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, Course 31, Army Signal School, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, 7 April 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, Course 31, Army Signal School, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England, 11 April 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his sister, Course 31, Army Signal School, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England, 14 April 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his sister, Course 31, Army Signal School, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England, 19 April 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, Course 31, Army Signal School, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, 22 April 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, Course 31, Army Signal School, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England, 24 April 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, R. E. Signal Depot, Dunstable, Beds. 29 April 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, Course 31, Army Signal School, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England, 30 April 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, Course 31, Army Signal School, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England, 2 May 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, Course 31, Army Signal School, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England, 5 May 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, Course 31, Army Signal School, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England, 7 May 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, 4th Division School of Signalling, Codford, Wiltshire, England, 18 May 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 4th Division School of Signalling, Codford, Wiltshire, England, 19 May 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 4th Division School of Signalling, Codford, Wiltshire, England, 22 May 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his brother, 4th Division School of Signalling, Codford, Wiltshire, England, 23 May 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, 4th Division School of Signalling, Codford, Wiltshire, England, 24 May 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 4th Division School of Signalling, Codford, Wiltshire, England, 25 May 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, 4th Division School of Signalling, Codford, Wiltshire, England, 26 May 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 4th Division School of Signalling, Codford, Wiltshire, England, 27 May 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, "The Big Smoke" [London], 3 June 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 4th Division Signal School, Codford, Wiltshire, England, 6 June 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his parents, 4th Div. Signal School, Codford, Wiltshire, England, 7 June 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 4th Division Signal School, Codford, Wiltshire, England, 9 June 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 4th Division Signal School, Codford, Wiltshire, England, 12 June 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, 4th Div. Signal School, Codford, Wiltshire. England, 14 June 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 4th Div. School of Signalling, Codford, Wiltshire, England 15 June 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, 4th Division School of Signalling, Codford, Wiltshire, England 17 June 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, 4th Division Signal School, Codford, 18 June 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, Codford, Wilts. 19 June 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother, 4th Division School of Signalling, Codford, Wiltshire, England, 24th June 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his mother 4th Division School of Signalling, Codford Wiltshire, England, 27 June 1918;
Letter from Wilfred Denver Gallwey to his father, 4th Division School of Signalling, Codford, St. Mary, Wiltshire, England, 28 June 1918.