IN REPLY PLEASE QUOTE
NO 649 W 15704
MILITIA AND DEFENSE
Ottawa, 25th September, 1919
Matthew Welsh Esq.,
No.15581, Cpl. M. Welsh,
With reference to the estate of your late son, the soldier mentioned above, I have to inform you that his pay account has just been received from our London Office and is at present undergoing final audit, which audit is likely to take some two months.
On the completion of same a further communication will be addressed to you.
For Director of Military Estates.