Autograph letter signed, one page (postcard), 3,5 x 5,5 inch, Santiago, 22.03.1954, in German, reply letter to Mr. Temmen - Erich Förtse thanks his correspondent for birthday wishes, written and signed in blue ink "Erich Förtse", in very fine condition. Accompanied by an autograph letter signed by his wife Gerta Förste. In parts: "Lieber Herr Temmen, für die freundlichen Glückwünsche zu meinem Geburtstag Ihnen und Ihrer Gattin meinen freundlichsten Dank. Wir denken oft an die Heimat und alle Bekannten dort. Wir fühlen uns hier sehr wohl..." Translated: "Dear Mr. Temmen, for the kind wishes for my birthday to you and your wife my kindest regards. We often think of the home and all acquaintances there. We feel very comfortable here..."
|Profession||German naval officer who served in the Kaiserliche Marine, the Reichsmarine and the Kriegsmarine, eventually reaching the rank of Admiral during World War II|
|Year of birth||1892|
|year of death||1963|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||3,5 x 5,5|
|Type of Autograph||letters|