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19 Gwydir Street

History of 19 Gwydir Street


Mary A Clarke, widow, 46, monthly nurse, born Leicester

Lilian M, 18, born Cambridge

Arthur, 14, grocer’s tea packer, born Cambridge

Harry, 12, born Cambridge

Frank, 10, born Cambridge

Grace, 6, born Cambridge


Lilian, engine driver GER, born Cambridge

Harry, carpenter and joiner,  born Cambridge

Frank, butcher, born Cambridge

Grace, dressmaker,  born Cambridge

Company Sergeant Major Harry Charles Clarke of B Coy Cambridgeshire Regiment was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal for his actions at the Schwaben Redoubt on 14/10/1916.


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