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William John CurtisChemist at Dornock
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by): William John Curtis
Date and Place of Birth: 12/02/1894 St Georges Birmingham
Date and Place of Death: 1975 Q1 Rotherham
Parents: William Albert and Gertrude Curtis
Parent’s occupations: Master baker (father)
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Analytical Chemist
Place of residence at Gretna: N/K
Job title at Gretna: Chemist at Dornock
Marital status: Beatrice Alice
Children: John Gordon (b.1918) and George (b.1920)
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- Books published (Title, year of publication, publisher): N/K
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Further links, notes, and comments:
In 1911, William is a Steel Analyst.
He enlisted in the Royal Warwickshire Regiment in September 1914, and became Corporal 2660.
Forwarding address on Dornock Souvenir, 134 Wellington Road Handsworth, is parents’ address
In 1939 William is a Steel Plant Manager in Rotherham.
Name and address appeared in the Dornock Farewell, held in The Devil’s Porridge Museum’s archive collection.