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5 Rivar Place, Sleaford Street

History of 5 River Place, Sleaford Street


Charles Smith, 31, taxi driver, b Ipswich

Clara Smith, 35, b Cambridge

George Bowd, 17, errand boy, b Chesterton

Daisy Bowd, 16, day girl, b Chesterton

Sidney Bowd, 13, b Chesterton

Arthur Bowd, 10, b Chesterton

Edith Bowd, 3, b Cambridge


George Bowd:┬áPrivate G/50019, 13th Battalion, Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex Regiment). Killed in action 31st May 1918. Born and resident Cambridge, enlisted Bury St Edmund’s. Buried in BULLY-GRENAY COMMUNAL CEMETERY, BRITISH EXTENSION, Pas de Calais, France. Plot V. Row C. Grave 11. See also Cambridge Guildhall (St Paul’s Roll of Honour)


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