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Wartime Quorn

This section contains extracts and accounts relating to Quorn in both world wars. It includes many photographs of Quorn service men and women, information about the American 82nd Airborne Division who were based in Quorn in WW2, transcriptions of names from the war memorial (including when and where they died) ,and many other pieces of interesting information relating to life in Quorn during wartime.

There are also references to the Boer and Crimea wars. As with so many other towns and villages, Quorn had its quota of war heroes and tales of courage, valour and self-sacrifice which should not be forgotten.


 Quorn and the Spanish flu epidemic  Quorn and the Spanish flu epidemic
The worldwide ‘Spanish Flu’ pandemic of 1918 hit the UK in waves and it is estimated that ...... cont.
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 Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 4, October to December, 1918  Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 4, October to December, 1918
This file contains three months of St Bartholomew's Church parish magazines. They were ...... cont.
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 Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 3, July to September, 1918  Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 3, July to September, 1918
This file contains three months of St Bartholomew's Church parish magazines. They were ...... cont.
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 Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 2, April to June, 1918  Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 2, April to June, 1918
This file contains three months of St Bartholomew's Church parish magazines. They were ...... cont.
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 Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 1, January to March, 1918  Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 1, January to March, 1918
This file contains three months of St Bartholomew's Church parish magazines. They were ...... cont.
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 Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 4, October to December, 1917  Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 4, October to December, 1917
This file contains three months of St Bartholomew's Church parish magazines. They were ...... cont.
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 Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 3, July to September, 1917  Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 3, July to September, 1917
This file contains three months of St Bartholomew's Church parish magazines. They were ...... cont.
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 Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 2, April to June, 1917  Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 2, April to June, 1917
This file contains three months of St Bartholomew's Church parish magazines. They were ...... cont.
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 Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 1, January to March, 1917  Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 1, January to March, 1917
This file contains three months of St Bartholomew's Church parish magazines. They were ...... cont.
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 Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 4, October to December, 1916  Quorn Parish Magazines – Quarter 4, October to December, 1916
This file contains three months of St Bartholomew's Church parish magazines. They were ...... cont.
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Total: 245 artefacts returned over 25 pages


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