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20 Cowper Road

History of 20 Cowper Road


Henry Merry, 35, farm labourer, born Old Cherry Hinton

Emily E, 36, housekeeper, born Old Cherry Hinton

Arthur H, 14, draper’s errand boy, born Old Cherry Hinton

Mabel, 12, Cherry Hinton

W David, 10, Cherry Hinton

Edwin A, 5, Cherry Hinton

Leslie W, 11 mos,  Cherry Hinton

Arthur Henry Merry became a sergeant in the Cambridgeshire Regiment. He was awarded the Military Medal for his action on 26/9/1917 while a corporal with B company and a Bar in Spring 1918.


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