Detail View: World War I and World War II: Personal Narratives: Paul Pommer correspondence, 1918-01-15, World War I

Identifier: 
exwsPmr4_pg10_itm1_pc09
Title: 
Paul Pommer correspondence, 1918-01-15, World War I
Creator: 
Pommer, Paul
Description: 
Letter from musketeer Paul Pommer, addressed to the family of Gust. (Gustav) Pommer in Frankfurt, Germany. Letter is dated January 15, postmarked January 17, 1918. Pommer writes about receiving a package and letter from his brother Ernst. Notes he is happy for his birthday to be just around the corner.
Description: 
Feldpostbrief; Kais. Deutsche Feldpost; postmark: 17.1.18; stamp: S.B. Feld-Rekr.-Depot 802, 8. Komp.; 5.5x3.5" (14x9 cm)
Date: 
1918-01-15
Location: 
Wetteren (Belgium)
Time Period: 
Nineteen tens
Subject: 
Pommer, Paul--Correspondence
Subject: 
Soldiers--Germany--Correspondence
Subject: 
World War, 1914-1918--Personal narratives, German
Subject: 
Personal correspondence
Subject-AAT: 
Correspondence artifacts
People Identified: 
Pommer, Ernst
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Source: 
Paul Pommer, World War I German soldier's scrapbook. World War I German Soldiers Album Collection. Western Michigan University Special Collections: http://luna.library.wmich.edu/luna/servlet/s/i92l44
Provenance: 
Purchased by WMU Special Collections in February 2015 from F.A. Bernett Books of Boston, who obtained them from the family of Paul Pommer, Germany.
Language: 
ger
Collection: 
World War I and World War II: Personal Narratives
Rights: 
No Known Copyright. The digital version is available for educational use under 'Fair Use' guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the WMU Libraries: lib-dc@wmich.edu
File Format: 
image/jp2
Digitization Date: 
2019