To search our directory of workers at HM Factory Gretna either enter any name, place of birth or place of death in the search box or if you know what their job was from select from the drop-down menu.
Ethel Elizabeth GaleMember of the Women’s Police Service
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
Date and Place of Birth: 4th January 1885 Horfield, Gloucestershire
Date and Place of Death: 30 August 1959 8 Deanery Road, Warmley
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
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
Trivia / any other information:
Went on to serve as a Police Officer (Sergeant) with Gloucestershire Constabulary.
Blogs about the individual:
Websites about the individual: