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66270: Letter: To Marion Scott.

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posted on 2024-04-18, 14:49 authored by First World War Poetry Digital Archive Project Team

Life under fire / describes the grave of a Corporal Richard Rhodes, created by German soldiers, that Ivor Gurney visits and is much impressed by / a postponement to 'going over the top' and the reaction to it / thoughts of 'Blighty' / Maisemore Wood / thanks Marion Scott for writing to Gurney's friends / has written no more poems as yet / thinking of Scott's daughter Audrey / asks Scott to inquire as to whether the 5th Gloucesters were mentioned in dispatches / expresses joy over the coming of spring. |

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Envelope containing letter.
Life under fire / describes the grave of a Corporal Richard Rhodes, created by German soldiers, that Ivor Gurney visits and is much impressed by / a postponement to 'going over the top' and the reaction to it / thoughts of 'Blighty' / Maisemore Wood / thanks Marion Scott for writing to Gurney's friends / has written no more poems as yet / thinking of Scott's daughter Audrey / asks Scott to inquire as to whether the 5th Gloucesters were mentioned in dispatches / expresses joy over the coming of spring.

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Identifier

7544.cpd | IG-41-80 | 7543.jpg | IG-41-80.jpg 6850.jpg | IG-41-80f1r.jpg 6851.jpg | IG-41-80f1v.jpg 6852.jpg | IG-41-80f2r.jpg 6853.jpg | IG-41-80f2v.jpg 6854.jpg | IG-41-80f3r.jpg 6855.jpg | IG-41-80f3v.jpg

Creator

Gurney, Ivor (1890-1937)

Date

2nd - 6th April 1917

Date Created

02/04/1917

Temporal Date

06/04/1917

Spatial

France

Source

Leaf

Medium

Paper

Format

Pencil

Type

Letter | Letter

Pages

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

Number of Pages

7

Contributor

Alisa Miller

Rights

The Ivor Gurney Archive, Gloucestershire Archives / The Ivor Gurney Estate

Collection ID

Papers of Ivor Gurney 41.80.1r | Papers of Ivor Gurney 41.80.1v | Papers of Ivor Gurney 41.80.2r | Papers of Ivor Gurney 41.80.2v | Papers of Ivor Gurney 41.80.3r | Papers of Ivor Gurney 41.80.3v | Papers of Ivor Gurney 41.80

Repository Name

The Ivor Gurney Archive

Repository Address

Gloucestershire Archives, Clarence Row, Alvin Street, Gloucester, GL1 3DW, UK

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