Letter from Sapper E. Grantham to his wife regarding Bravery Certificate action
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|Title||Letter from Sapper E. Grantham to his wife regarding Bravery Certificate action|
|Notes||Written in pencil on over 20 pages from an exercise book 3 days after an event for which he was awarded a Bravery Certificate (submitted separately). A Corporal was wounded but tins in his haversack (submitted separately) saved his life.|
Letter written 20th November 1917, sent 23rd November 1917 in a green 'Active Service' envelope. Transcript attached.
Sapper 146217 Ernest Grantham, 156th Field Company, Royal Engineers. The 156th Field Coy. were attached to the 16th (Irish) Division.
|Item Date||November 1917|
|Item medium||Text: Transcription|
|Copyright||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor|
|Digital repository||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford|
|Contributor Name||Angela Sanderson|