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Lady Margaret Road

History of Lady Margaret Road


John Matthews, 51, College Gardener, born Milton

Lettice, 57, (three children), born Beds.

Basil Howkins Matthews, 22, bookseller’s assistant, born Chesterton

Lettice, 20, housemaid, born Chesterton

Basil Howkins Matthews was Regimental Sergeant Major with A Company Cambridgeshire regiment. In April 1918 he was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal for good work over a long period. He was wounded in the summer of that year.


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