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1939 - 1940 Home Guard Newmarket Road

79 De Freville Avenue

History of 79 De Freville Avenue


Stephen Traylen

In 1911 the Traylen family were at 124 Newmarket Road


Stephen Traylen, b 1888, butcher master, Special Constable

Ethel Evelyn, b 1889, Air Raid Warden

Margaret Joan, b 1919, butcher’s clerk, St John’s Ambulance

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Derek Traylen in 1965 was at 8 Nightingale Avenue

In the photo of the 1939 – 1940 Newmarket Road Home Guard, Derek Traylen, aged 17, is seated, second from the left.

1940, air raid wardens including Ethel Traylen

Ethel Evelyn Traylen is seated middle row, far right.  Mr Barron, the grocer, is front row left.


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