Remembrance - Dear Mr & Mrs Luff
A draft letter written on the back page of my father's blood-stained shrapnel-holed Soldier's Service and Pay Book.
Dear Mr & Mrs Luff,
As you see I am a POW in Italy. I expect by now you have heard Michael is missing. He was taken prisoner with myself but I am sorry to say he was later killed by our ?????. Please accept my most ?????? condolences in your great loss and ??? loyal friend.
556434 L/Sgt. M G Luff of the Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry died as a POW after being captured at the battle of El Alamein.