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Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by): Hardy Singleton
Date and Place of Birth: 20/02/1882 Brighouse
Date and Place of Death: 02/01/1978 Leeds
Parents: Mark and Emily Singleton
Parent’s occupations: Woollen Cloth Dyer (father)
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Woollen Cloth Dyer
Place of residence at Gretna: 2. Staff Hostel, Eastriggs
Job title at Gretna: Chemist at Dornock
Marital status: Margaret Keltie Gardiner Singleton
(nee Robertson b. 28/11/1898) May 1919 in Elgin
Children: Donald Robertson Singleton (b.1924)
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Worked for the family cloth dying business. Lived at Clifton House, 212 Chapeltown Road on enlistment in 1914.
Volunteered for West Riding RAMC militia December 1914. Re-enlisted in Royal Engineers 120589 on 17/09/1915. Promoted to Corporal. Sent to France 29/09/1915. Transferred to Class W reserve on 13/09/1916 under Ministry of Munitions. Worked at Dornock. Discharged 14/12/1918.
Electoral register at 212 Chapeltown Road in 1918 and 1919.
Retired Cloth Dyer in 1939.