Two page letter written in blue ink on one page of lined cream paper (0845.a). Letter written to Allan from his mother is dated 20.08.1950.
Off white envelope (0845.b) is addressed to Mr A Quinn, M.S. Mongabarra, c/- Transatlantic Shipping Agency, 235 Boston House, Strand Street, Capetown, South Africa. Envelope is post marked Melbourne and bears a one and sixpence stamp.
Mrs Quinn writes that she is to marry 'Kit'. She also mentions that '....Things look very grim in Korea.....'
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Letter commences 'Allan Dear' and concludes'...'God Bless always, Mum'