John Madden Postcards

JOhn Madden served on board the Laurentic as a Leading Seaman. Documents relating to his service were donated by a relative to the Museum Collection in 1917. Please check back here regularlay for more content. Most postcards were written a week before the ship was sunk.

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29th June 1916

John Madden - Think of Me

‘Think of Me’


17th January 1917 – One Week Before Sinking


18th January 1917

John Madden Some of the Crew after a Hard Time

‘Some of the Crew After a Hard Time’ – One Week before Sinking

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John Madden