Postcard received home from Alf Smith 26 November 1918

POSTKARTE

Kriegsgefangenensendung

Senders address

Name Smith Christian name Alfred

Rank Private Camp No. E.K. 6

Regiment 53rd M.G.C. Regtl STAMM No 97544

Camp of Friedrichsfeld near Wesel.

Postmarked FRIEDRICHSFELD bei WESSEL * 11 18 and London Nov 26 18.

 

Mr. & Mrs. A.E. Smith

6 London Road

Southend on Sea

Essex England.

 

Friedrichsfeld October 13th 18

 

My Dear Albert & Affie,

Many thanks for letter of Aug 30th going grand now had another help parcel & biscuits also 1st grocery parcel came this week address quite correct have had a ripping dinner to day could write volumes if space would allow I had another letter from Ciss dated 25th Aug when writing to my old No with Stamm: No 97544 shall be writing to Ciss on Wednesday if letter cards come & will put my full address then.  How does the apple jelly go?  I would give it jelly if I was home.  Glad you are all well & hope you are as happy as I am now.  Alf.

 

 

Cover dated 17.10.18 but no letter.

German censor stamp Gepruft freigeben 92

British Opened by Censor P.W. 985