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Catalog Number 2014.27.8
Object Name Postcard
Accession number 2014.27
Description Personal postcard from German soldier in the field Hermann Lange to Frieda Rosendahl of Riemsloh, Germany
Date: December 12, 1914
Document in German


Translation:
[front]
Field Postcard
Mrs. Frieda Rosendahl
Riemsloh
near Melle, Hanover

[front, along side]
Sergeant Lange 6/164
20th Division X. a.H. [?]

[back]
12 December 1914
Dear Frieda,
In sincere gratitude I send you many heartfelt greetings. Best wishes for a merry Christmas. May the New Year send your Karl back to you soon. I was overjoyed by your kind Christmas package. Say hello to Lissy for me. Your cousin,
Hermann


Transcription:
[front]
Feldpostkarte
Frau Frieda Rosendahl
Riemsloh.
b. Melle: Hann.

[front, along side]
Untffz Lange 6/164.
20. Division X. a.H.

[back]
12.XII.14. -
Liebe Frieda,
In herzlicher Dankbarkeit schicke ich
Dir viele herzliche Grüße. Meine besten
Wünsche für ein glückliches Weih-
nachtsfest. Möchte Dir das neue
Jahr auch bald Deinen Karl wieder zurückschicken. Habe mich riesig gefreut
über Dein liebes Weihnachtspaket.
Grüsse Lissy herzlich von mir. Dein Vetter
Hermann.


From the collection of personal wartime letters received by German Vize-Wachtmeister Karl Rosendahl in the 10. Reserve Armeekorps and his wife Frieda Rosdendahl, who lived in Riemsloh in Melle, Germany.
Date December 12, 1914
Year Range from 2014
Year Range to 2014
Subjects World War I
German
Holidays
Christmas