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168 Cherry Hinton Road, Douglas House



Robert Charles Leach, 32, stonemason builder, born Cambridge

Agnes, 36, born Cambridge

Albert Ellis, 8, born Cherry Hinton

Mabel Gladys, 4, born Cherry Hinton

Robert Charles Leech, b. 1879, served as a sapper with the Royal Engineers. He had been a stonemason, married Agnes in 1901 and had two children. We know that he contracted boils and psoriasis because of the damp conditions he had to live in.



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