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Mary Whitelegg

Member of the Women’s Police Service

Biography

Information from a Research Project led by Nigel Compton. Was a WPS at Gretna, and later served in the Ramsgate police force.

 

Thanet Advertiser 5 July 1919 – Announced appointment to Ramsgate of Policewoman Whitelegg Thanet Advertiser 11 Oct 1919 – Commendation from Justices to Policewoman Whitelegg Thanet Advertiser 17 Oct 1921 – Announced that Policewoman Mary Whitelegg had married on 17 Oct 1921, Sergeant Bernard Baldwin. Mary resigned soon after getting married.

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