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Florence Windross

Date of Birth: August 22, 1897


Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by) : Mrs. Florence Windross M/s Little

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Gender: Female

Date and Place of Birth: Baptism: 22nd August 1897. St Mary’s Carlisle

Date and Place of Death: N/K

Nationality: British


Childhood: She had 1 brother and 3 sisters, who where all born in Cumberland.


John Little. Born: c1859 Kirkoswald, Cumberland.

Margaret Crington Born: c1863 Longtown, Cumberland

Parent’s occupations: Father: A bread maker in a Biscuit Factory.

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

Occupation: 1908 to 1911. Florence is recorded as receiving a certificate from Huntington Memorial Hospital.  (details not found). She was Registered as a State Registed Nurse on 21st March 1924 in Carlisle.

Place of residence at Gretna: 20 Canberra Road, Eastriggs.

Job title at Gretna: N/K


Marital status: Married to Percival Windress.

Children: 2 sons.

Travels: N/K

Awards/recognitions: N/K

Trivia / any other information:

Her husband Percival Windross, served with the A.I.F (Australian Imperial Force).

Military Service of Husband: Medal Card. Captain Percival Windross. 1914-1920.  A.I.F. (Australian Imperial Force).                       Regiment: Royal Engineers. Mauritius Labour Battalion

Medals: Victory, British, Star 1914-1915 Qualifying Service: 6th December 1914.

Temporary Second Lieutenant (on Probation): Dated 16th January 1916. Percival Windross. (L.G)



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