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Love and War - Sweetheart Items in the Museum's Collection

Sweetheart Postcards - Page Six

Patriotic Cards (1)

  
"Gone but not forgotten" the late Lord Kitchener features in this card sent home by Private John Robertson of the 1st Battalion, King's Own.  "Sacred Alliance" card sent home by Private James Connor Gill of the 1st/5th and 2nd/5th Battalions of the King's Own.
Accession Numbers: left KO0913/03 and right KO1551/02

  
Two examples of "Right is Might" cards sent to Miss Nellie Hutton (his future wife), of Lancaster, by Sergeant Fred Kellett of the 2nd Battalion, King's Own.
Accession Number: left KO1114/002 and right KO1114/003

   
"Honneur" and "Remember 1915" sent to Miss Nellie Hutton (his future wife), of Lancaster, by Sergeant Fred Kellett of the 2nd Battalion, King's Own.
Accession Numbers: left KO1114/006 and right KO1114/014


"Britons all"
Accession Number: KO0865/01


"England for Ever"
Accession Number: KO0865/10


"Britons all 1914-15" sent to Miss Nellie Hutton (his future wife), of Lancaster, by Sergeant Fred Kellett of the 2nd Battalion, King's Own.
Accession Number: KO1114/022

Love and War - introduction page
Sweetheart Postcards Page One - to sweethearts (1)
Sweetheart Postcards Page Two - to sweethearts (2)
Sweetheart Postcards Page Three - to wives, mothers and daughters
Sweetheart Postcards Page Four - birthdays, Christmas and New Year
Sweetheart Postcards Page Five - Regimental and Divisional Cards
Sweetheart Postcards Page Six - Patriotic Cards (1)
Sweetheart Postcards Page Seven - Patriotic Cards (2)
Sweetheart Postcards Page Eight - Patriotic Cards (3)
Sweetheart Postcards Page Nine - French themes and towns
Sweetheart Postcards Page Ten - a few more!

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