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Greeting Cards from 1289 Sgt H C Rangecroft to his Mother Mrs C A Rangecroft.

From the Collection of Geelong RSL Sub Branch

Description
One x embroidered greeting card, one post card, two by oblong cards - one Christmas 1917, onr New Year 1918. Cards are made from paper and cardboard and embroidery materials.
Size
14 cm x 9 cm, 12.2 cm x 7 cm,11.4 cm x 8 cm
Object Registration
GRSL124
Keywords
greeting cards, ww1, sgt rangecroft, 38 battalion, 1289 h rangecroft, ww1, 38th battalion, greeting cards,
Historical information
1289 Sgt Horace Rangecroft was serving overseas during WW1 with 38th Battalion, these cards were sent by him to his Mother.
When Made
Early 20th Century
Significance
These are the original cards that were sent by 1289 Sgt Rangecroft to his Mother Mrs C A Rangecroft.
Inscriptions & Markings
Silk Card - to my dear Mother, Post Card dated 22 October 1918, cheerio for a pleasant Xmas, small card One King, One Flag, One Empire
New Year 1918, small card Christmas 1917.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM