- ETN 6/5/9
Parte de Eaton Collection
Includes, inter alia, typescript copy of a letter written by Tom Eaton to his parents while stationed in Bombay, India, 1 January 1942, and telegram of same, 25 January 1942; telegram sent to Frederic Eaton confirming Tom Eaton as a prisoner of war, undated [c 1942];and telegrams sent by Tom Eaton during his time as a prisoner of war, 8 February 1943-22 March 1945, some undated. Also includes letters and a telegram to Frederic Eaton from The War Office concerning Tom Eaton, 18 March 1942-29 December 1942; a letter to Frederic and Ruth Eaton from the War Organisation of the British Red Cross Society and Order of St John of Jerusalem Prisoners of War Department, concerning Tom Eaton as a prisoner of war, 6 January 1943; and typescript copy of a letter from Sergeant ? of the 18th Division, to his wife, concerning arrival in Singapore, 18 March 1942.