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Can anyone help decipher some handwriting? 2 months 4 weeks ago #86865

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Less a need to decipher, more to marvel at how this person writes the letters h, m, and n.



From the death certificate of Mafeking siege participant Fred Stanton
Dr David Biggins
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Can anyone help decipher some handwriting? 2 months 4 weeks ago #86867

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Looks like:

Sixth May 1942
Carrington Street Mafeking
Carrington Street Mafeking
Mafeking Cemetery

There is still a Carrington Street in Mafikeng.

David
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Can anyone help decipher some handwriting? 2 months 3 weeks ago #86910

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Carrington Street Mafikeng

Elmarie Malherbe
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Can anyone help decipher some handwriting? 3 weeks 2 days ago #87991

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Any help would be most appreciated.......I think Lee Metford bullet is your starter for 10....:unsure:

Kind regards

Dave.......
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
Best regards,
Dave
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How about ..

Lee Metford bullet hit him while in action - at Lindley - He was on duty at the time

It occurred while in battle on duty which was not exceptional

Not sure about that last word. 'Exceptional' does appear in the text for pt 13.
Dr David Biggins
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Can anyone help decipher some handwriting? 3 weeks 2 days ago #87993

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Many thanks David
Looks good to me.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
Best regards,
Dave

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