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Donald Cecil Longmire
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Donald Cecil Longmire
Date and place of birth: 26th March 1901 Hazledene, Hereford
Date and Place of Death: July 1987, Kendal
Childhood: Not clear. Spent time in Carlisle with relatives
Parents: Frederick and Prudence Mary nee Matthews
Parents occupations: Chemist and Druggist manager
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Window cleaner occupation
Place of residence at Gretna:N/K
Marital status: Married
Children: At least 2
Positions held: N/K
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Donald Cecil Longmire 1901-1987
Donald Cecil Longmire was born on 25th March 1901 to Frederick and Prudence Mary nee Matthews at 3 Hazeldene, Hereford. Father a chemist and druggist manager ,born Carlisle.
1911-Staying with childless aunt and uncle at 180 Greystone Rd, Carlisle. Uncle a Railway engine driver. Older brother also there. 4 rooms
1914 – too young for military service. Engaged at Gretna as listed in 1921 census as an ex Gretna worker.
1916 –joined in Royal Navy .
July 1932 married Catherine Louise Goodenough in Kendal.
1939-2 Sepulchre Lane , Kendal-Window cleaner. Catherine – a school caretaker Indication of 2 children
July 1987 died in Kendal