From One of the A. O. C.
TRANSCRIPTION; MESSAGE: Dear Wife; This is the kind of work the Army Ordinace Corps, do out at the front [and] the crest on front is exactly like my cap badge I will try and get you one if I can for the time I come home Good night Darling Arthur x x x With Love [and] Kisses x x x x x x x
Description(Black and White) This postcard depicts a black and white image of three soldiers working, accomanied by a poem. A gold embossed crest of the Army Ordinace Corps is pictured at the top left. There is no stamp or postmark. The message indicates this was sent from a husband to a wife.
This collection previously belonged to Dominic Hibberd, an English biographer most noted for the biographies of Wilfred Owen and Harold Monro, World War I poets. He collected these postcards for research purposes.
(2011). From One of the A. O. C.. PHYSICAL: B. B. (London (Europe, United Kingdom, England, Greater London)); DIGITAL: Cushing Memorial Library and Archives. Available electronically from