War history on show

HISTORIC EXHIBIT: Mount Gambier Philatelic Society secretary Michael van der Linden with one of the Remembrance Day postcards the club has produced. The postcards will be available to purchase at the society’s World War I exhibit at the Main Corner this weekend. Picture: BRITTANY DENTON

AUTHENTIC correspondence and photographs from World War I will be on display at the Main Corner this weekend to commemorate 100 years since Armistice.

The Mount Gambier Philatelic Society has curated a fascinating exhibit including letters from prisoners of war, silk postcards and correspondence between a Mount Gambier private and his wife back home in the Blue Lake city.

“One of our members has the letters the private sent back to his wife and we

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