The Life and Family of
Louise Mary Holme


Letter from Jennie Holme, Louise's sister, to the Imperial War Museum following their request for photographs of women who received decorations for their war work.

This link will take you to the actual letter held by the IWM but sadly they are currently unable to locate the photograph.

Holme, Jennie M to IWM (EN1/3/DEA/014/02)

 

This is a transcript of that letter

Childrens Convalescent Home
Telford, Farnham
Surrey
June 8th 1920

To.
Mess A.E.Conway
Hon:Secretary

Madam,
Your letter of the 18th-2-20 with request for the photograph of "Louise Holme No 4100" to complete the Historical collection of photographs of women who have received decorations, I am enclosing one of my sister Louise Holme No. 4100.

As you will see my sister passed away before the bestowal of her decoration given for valuable services in connection with the War.

Trusting that I am doing right in forwarding the photograph and that it will meet the requirements stated in your letter 18th-2-20.

Would you be so kind as to acknowledge the receipt of same.

Yours faithfully
Jennie M Holme