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Ernest Edward Green

Date of Birth: October 6, 1901


Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Ernest Edward Green


Gender: Male

Date and Place of Birth: 6th October 1901 (baptism), Birmingham

Date and Place of Death:  January 1970, Fylde (Blackpool)


Nationality: British


Disability: Badly injured in an explosion at H.M. Factory Gretna aged 17.


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Parents: Ernest and Mary Ann


Parent’s occupations: Polisher


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Ernest Edward Green was born in Solihull, Birmingham on 6th October 1901 to Ernest and Mary Ann. Baptised at St Mathias Birmingham, father a polisher. Address 83, Great Hampton Row, Birmingham


8th December 1918 – badly injured in an explosion at H.M. Factory Gretna.


1921 – Ernest, Cecil, Harry and 7 others are on the record in Fleetwood, Fylde, Lancashire


Became rich as a successful gambler as partly described below.


Lancashire Evening Post – Monday 23 January 1956

…” Turned his last 4d into £14000 then lost all. But had £350 in Blackpool

NEVER WORRY In World War I was badly injured in the Gretna Green munitions factory explosion. Has he any system in following horse- ”


January 1970 – died – Fylde registration district




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