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    Collins, A. E.

    Many thanks both (MWS and pjmburns) for your feedback and info which confirms details I already have but needed that little extra information for proof. The passenger lists confirmed it so much appreciated Janice. Regards Peter
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    Collins, A. E.

    Any information on Arthur Edward Collins would be appreciated. Believe he was born 1888 abt. Birmingham (son of Frederick and Sarah Collins ?). Known to have resided at 8 Richmond Terrace, Bolton Road, Small Heath (1915-20?). Regards Peter
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    Clara Morris

    Thank you one and all for your replies to my posting re Clara Morris, this has been helpful. Regards Peter
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    Clara Morris

    Have checked 1911 census and may have Samuel (serving 1st Worceseters) but need more info to confirm. Janice you have the right Samuel, he was serving with the 2nd Bn. Worcestershire Regiment and was KiA 21.10.1914. Have had no luck with 1891 or 1901 census returns. Details from Soldiers died...
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    Clara Morris

    Not much to go on with this person but hoping someone can help with information. All I have is an address and this was around the 1930's, 28 Kirby Road, Winson Green. There was a daughter (Emily) but do not know husbands name (possibly Samuel?). A son named Samuel died in WW1 (1914). May have...
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    2nd Battalion Worcesters 1914

    Hi Paul, Yes I thought it must be Mark Higgitt. Our paths crossed a while back when Mark was producing his Gheluvelt programme. I have not been in contact for a while but could email him again. Thank you for posting the info regards your trip(s) to Gheluvelt, I am always searching for more...
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    2nd Battalion Worcesters 1914

    Hi Paul, What is your interest with the 2nd Worcesters? The first person you met, Mark, I think I may know and have had some exchange of info with previous. I could check my data regards the grandfather of Charlie if you have his name. Regards Peter
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    Bloomsbury Street

    Thanks Viv and Phil for your feedback (and Photos) , much appreciated. Regards Peter
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    Bloomsbury Street

    I would be interested to know when Bloomsbury Street was first developed and if any maps are available showing its earliest time. Any early photos would also be of interest. Peter
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    Weston street, 1953to1967

    Thanks Phil, great photo
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    Weston street, 1953to1967

    Hi Billy, I was a friend of your older brother John and also knew your sisters Carol and Sandra, you and Martin I remember being younger. You lived next to the Cummings family with Dennis, Freddie and Robert Cummings amongst our friends. Regards Peter
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    2nd Battalion Worcesters 1914

    Hi Carolann, Sorry I don't have a Francis B. Murphy on my database so he would not have been a 1914 Star man (with the Worcesters). With the date you gave for his enlistment I thought he may have served in S/Africa but found no record for King's or Queen's S/Africa Medal (again with...
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    2nd Battalion Worcesters 1914

    Hi Luan, I have your G/Grandfather on my list. His service record does not appear to have survived the bombing in 1940 and apart from MIC, 1914 Star Roll and BW & Victory Medal Roll details I have little regards his army service. He enlisted 23rd September 1902 and was discharged (wounds) 30th...
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    Shelley James Christopher

    Hi Jim, Yes they would be of interest especially any photographs. If you could give me a call on 07761828291 when convenient and we can discuss the best way for you to get the info to me. Regards Peter
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    Shelley James Christopher

    Cheers Jim, Fingers crossed. Can't believe my first posting for this was nearly 6 years ago so its great to actually get a family member to reply. Much appreciated.
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