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Albert Edgar Nicholson

Date of Birth: November 10, 1890 Date of Death: July 15, 1971


Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Albert Edgar Nicholson


Gender: Male

Date and Place of Birth: 10th November 1890, Plumstead, London

Date and Place of Death:  15th July 1971, London SE18


Nationality: British  – father Barbados born

Childhood: Youngest of at least 3


Parents: Jospeh and Annie nee Scolefield

Parent’s occupations: Shipping master Royal Navy Ordnance


Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K


Occupation: Admiralty clerk


Place of residence at Gretna: N/K

Job title at Gretna: N/K


Marital status: Married Elsie May Jacobs.

Children: At least 2 children.

Travels: N/K


Awards/recognitions: N/K


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Albert Edgar Nicholson was born on 10th November 1890 at Plumstead, London to Joseph and Annie  nee Scholefield.

1891 – living at 15 Bramleburg, Plumstead. Father Barbados born. Youngest of 3 children. Father a male in charge of Vessel.

1901- 38 Elmhurst Road, Gosport, Hampshire. Father a master mariner

1911 – Brookhill House, Foxhill, Plumstead. 7 rooms. Father a shipping master Royal Navy Ordnance. Albert an invoice clerk unemployed.

18th September 1915 married Elsie May Jacobs at Woolwich. Albert an admiralty clerk.

WW1 – employed at H M Factory Gretna.

1921 – Albert Edgar, Elsie May, John and 1 other are listed in Poole. Albert listed as an ex-Gretna employee

15th July 1971 – died at 41 Wrottesley Road, London SE 18 aged 80



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