Soldier – Hirst W.O. – Message From Rome (picture)

November 1942

Mexborough & Swinton Times – Saturday 14 November 1942

Message From Rome.

Mrs. Hirst, of Station Villas, Conisbrough, has received news that her son. Spr. W. O. Hirst, is safe and well, though a prisoner in Italian hands.

She has been informed that a message from Spr. Hirst was broadcast on Oct. 28th last from Rome Radio.

It stated: “Dear Mother, Am well. Love to all, Bill.