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Ethel Elizabeth Gale

Member of the Women’s Police Service
Place of Death 8 Deanery Road Warmley Date of Marriage: October 31, 1929 Date of Death: August 30, 1959 Date of Birth: January 4, 1885


Information supplied through Research Project led by Nigel Crompton.


Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Ethel Elizabeth Gale

Gender: Female

Date and Place of Birth: 4th January 1885 Horfield, Gloucestershire

Date and Place of Death:  30 August 1959 8 Deanery Road, Warmley

Nationality: British


Childhood: 3 siblings. William Thomas (1871-1915), Hubert John (1883-1950) and Elsie Mary (1892-1956)

Parents: William & Mary Ann (nee Carter)

Parent’s occupations: N/K


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


Occupation:  Dressmaker


Place of residence at Gretna: Women’s Police Barracks, Eastriggs


Job title at Gretna: Member of the Women’s Police Service


Marital status: Married Montague Millard on 31 October 1929


Children: None found – Montague had children by previous marriage


Travels: N/K


Awards/recognitions: N/K


Trivia / any other information:

Went on to serve as a Police Officer (Sergeant) with Gloucestershire Constabulary.




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