Series 29: Thornton Collection

Accession Number RC00688.022
Collection number Postcard Collection (Silk Postcards) 10/29/-
Collection type Published Collection
Record type Series
Item count 9
Object type Postcard
Maker Unknown
Place made France
Date made 1914-1919
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

This sereis contains a collection of nine postcards sent to Tom and Emma Thornton during the First World War. Most of the items were sent by family friend 'Roddy' from the Front. Item 10/29/2 was sent by Tom's brother 3457 Private Lawrence Edward 'Larry' Thornton, 3 Machine Gun Battalion. The collection is comprised of silk postcards.

Related information