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Jean ArmstrongMunitions Worker
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by): Jeanie Armstrong (also know as Jean or Jane).
Date and Place of Birth: 24th July 1895, Dornock
Date and Place of Death: 19th November 1968, Eastriggs, Annan.
Parents: Walter and Maggie Armstrong
Parent’s occupations: Father is a farmer
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Occupation: Domestic service
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Job title at Gretna: “Worked with cordite”
Marital status: Married Henry Newenham Scott Harvey on 8th September 1919 at Moorhouse in Dornock, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. He was also a worker at H.M. Factory Gretna.
Children: 2 sons.
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Jeanie Armstrong born c.1895 was a Dornock-born-and-bred Gretna Girl. Family history has both Jeanie and her sister Annie “working with cordite” at HM Gretna.
1901 – Jane was 5 years old and is listed as being a Scholar. She lived at Moorhouse in Dornock, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
1919 – Jane married Henry Newenham Scott Harvey on 8th September of that year.
She died died on 19th November 1968 at age of 73 years. Jane is buried at Dornock Cemetery.