Soldier's Death (Notification to Widow)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — British Army – in the House of Commons on 17th November 1942.

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Photo of Mr Walter Edwards Mr Walter Edwards , Stepney Whitechapel and St George's

Is the Minister aware that the telegram was cast in very cold terms and will he agree that in circumstances such as these it should at least be of a most sympathetic nature and should state the amount of expenses which are to be allowed to the widow?