Historical information

.1) “2156” in bottom corner is Regt No. Letter from ALF Ferris to his family in Terrick Terrick. refer cat No 4183.3P.

Physical description

.1) Envelope, rectangular shape, off white colour, “YMCA Rising sun” stamp, Field PO stamp dated, passed by censor stamp & initialed, hand written in black pencil.
.2) Letter, rectangular shape, off white colour,, “YMCA with the AIF” letter head, ruled lines, hand written in black, dated.

Inscriptions & markings

.1) PO stamp, “13 DE 17” (13.12.1917)
.2) “Belgium, Sunday 9th Dec 1917, Dear ones at home”