Sid & Elsie : love across the miles and down the years 7

Happy New Year! This is the final postcard from Sid to Elsie, simply dated ‘Salonica 1918’. My thanks, once again, go to Wendy Nicholson for sharing these touching cards with the SCS.

Loving Greetings
Far over the miles that divide us
This simple card brings to you, dear,
A greeting from someone who loves you
And who wishes that you could be near
But though you’re away just at present,
Fond memories always remain
And loving thoughts always are with you,
Looking forward to see you again.

To My Dear Wife from
Your True and Devoted
Sid xxxxx


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Author: scswebeditor

Robin Braysher joined the SCS in 2003 and from 2008 has been the Society's web editor. His interest in the campaign comes from his grandfather, Fred, who served as a cyclist with the BSF from 1915 to 1917, mainly in the Struma valley. Robin hands over the role in October 2021 to Andy Hutt. Andy's interest in the campaign comes from his grandfather, Arthur, who served as a Royal Engineer from 1916-1918. All posts prior to February 2021 are by Robin. Opinions expressed in these posts are personal and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Society.

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