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 Wright's Military Webbing WW2  Wright's Military Webbing WW2
During the first and second world wars Wrights were one of the largest suppliers of ...... cont.
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 Tell-tale letters - 1919  Tell-tale letters - 1919
Loughborough Herald - 12th June 1919 Thomas William Smith, labourer, Great Casterton, ...... cont.
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 Private Haywood - 1942  Private Haywood - 1942
Loughborough Echo - 11th September 1942 Pte. P J Haywood (centre), whose wife and ...... cont.
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 Gunner Hammond safe - 1942  Gunner Hammond safe - 1942
Loughborough Echo - 4th September 1942 Gunner J Hammond, son of Mr and Mrs F Hammond, ...... cont.
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 Quorn driver missing - 1942  Quorn driver missing - 1942
Loughborough Echo - 27th March 1942 Driver Dick Bumpus, R.A.S.C., whose parents live ...... cont.
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 Golden Wedding anniversary - 1922  Golden Wedding anniversary - 1922
Loughborough Monitor and Herald - April 27th 1922 Mr and Mrs E Bunney of Quorn, who ...... cont.
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 Princess Marina, the Duchess of Kent arriving at Quorn House  Princess Marina, the Duchess of Kent arriving at Quorn House
During the Second World war, Quorn House on Meeting Street was used as a nursing station. ...... cont.
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 82nd Airborne at Quorn Camp 1944  82nd Airborne at Quorn Camp 1944
Kit inspection at Quorn Camp on the Quorn House estate in 1944.
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 News from Quorn officer - 1941  News from Quorn officer - 1941
28th November 1941 Loughborough Echo Lt. Arthur Markham, who was recently reported a ...... cont.
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 L/Cpl. R Cochrane and Miss B. Gamble  L/Cpl. R Cochrane and Miss B. Gamble
Loughborough Echo 18th December 1942 At the Baptist Chapel, Quorn on Wednesday, the ...... cont.
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Total: 351 artefacts returned over 36 pages

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