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Leonard Clement

Chemist in Operating Staff Division
Birthplace Lancashire Nelson EnglandPlace of Death Lancashire Chester England Date of Birth: July 22, 1884 Date of Death: May 14, 1944



Date and place of birth :   22 July 1884 at Nelson, Lancashire

Date and place of Death :  14 May 1944 in Chester, Lancashire

Nationality: British


Leonard grew up part of a large family in Nelson, Lancashire. His siblings were –

Margaret Jane Clement 1863

James Massey Clement 1864

Mary Evelyn Clement 1865

Amy Lenora Clement 1867

Leonard Percy Clement 1869

Agnes Gertrude Clement 1871

Edith Marion Clement 1873

Frederick Ernest Clement 1873

Constance Ruth Clement 1875

Frank Bertram Clement 1878

Leonard Clement 1884


Leonard Clement and Agnes Jane Massey

were married in Habergham-Eaves, Lancashire in 1861

Parents occupation :

Leonard Clement was the Manager of a Manufacturing Mill (Worsted Wool)

Schools Universities attended and years of attendance – Not known

Place of residence at Gretna:  Not known

Marital status:  Leonard married Mary Brookes 1913 in Fylde District of Lancashire


Leonard Brookes Clement (1914-1995)

Leonora Clement (1916-2001)

Mary Clement (1916-?)

Job title at Gretna:  Chemist in Operating Staff Division

After the war Leonard was the Manager of an Oil Refinery at Shellhaven, Essex

Travels: N/K


Trivia/any other information

Mossband Farewell, within the Devil’s Porridge Museum’s archive collection, Page 18.  Leonard is 4th from Right in front row

Leonard wrote a sketch for the staff at Mossband. It was published in their farewell magazine page 19 and is held in The Devil’s Porridge Museum’s archive collection





Mossband Farewell Magazine

Further Links, notes and comments.

Signature page 3 of Mossband Farewell Magazine

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