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London and Middlesex / Re: Missing Parish Marriage Records
« on: Sunday 11 October 20 14:36 BST (UK)  »
Thank you all for your help. :)

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London and Middlesex / Missing Parish Marriage Records
« on: Sunday 11 October 20 00:30 BST (UK)  »
Can anyone help in locating the marriage records not banns of the St Matthews Church Bethnal Green. I have located the banns 06 June 1831 for George Wall and Elizabeth Marklew but l really need to find the actual marriage details, so l can find out his father's name.

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Europe / Translating Death entry from Italian into English
« on: Saturday 10 October 20 11:55 BST (UK)  »
I would appreciate if someone could translate the death entry of Luigi Cumino into English for me.
 

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London & Middlesex Completed Lookup Requests / Re: What church? Completed
« on: Saturday 19 September 20 12:14 BST (UK)  »
Thank you for your help.

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London & Middlesex Completed Lookup Requests / What church?
« on: Saturday 19 September 20 00:36 BST (UK)  »
I am looking for advice on locating a church in Hampstead.
Phoebe Richards married John Armstrong in 1832 in Hampstead. (Pallots index)
  John died in 1838 aged 28
Is there any way to find banns or marriage entry. There is the number 204 on the index has that any relevance.
Many thanks


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World War One / Re: Trying to identify the uniform WW1
« on: Saturday 18 April 20 15:49 BST (UK)  »
Thank you everyone for the help.

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Free Photo Restoration & Date Old Photographs / Wedding of my lovely aunty Gladys
« on: Friday 17 April 20 19:34 BST (UK)  »
I would love this picture of my auntie Gladys aged 21 in 1946. Her younger twin sisters were 10 years old. I would love to have this restored.
I would love black & white or colour would be great.
The bridesmaids dresses were wearing white tops with navy blue buttons.
The rest of the dress is blue gingham.
White socks navy blue shoes
Many thanks

The picture of the blue gingham is a memory

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World War One / Re: Trying to identify the uniform WW1
« on: Friday 17 April 20 15:06 BST (UK)  »
I think that you are most likely right but would a solider be allowed to wear WW1 medals on a WW2 uniform.

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World War One / Re: Trying to identify the uniform WW1
« on: Friday 17 April 20 14:47 BST (UK)  »





Thank you all for your efforts.

My grandfather name is James Ernest Jones born 1886. He enlisted 07/02/1917 age 21
He served with King's Royal Rifle Corps, Royal Field Artillery  served 26/04/1917 until 18/11/17 France then 19/11/1917 -09/02/1919  Italy. Transferred to Class Z reserve 11 03 1919 demob 31 03 1920

He re enlisted 01.04.1940 into the Rifle Brigade embodied Territorial Army discharged 15 06 1942

My grandfather passed away many years ago. This photo could be him so l thought l would see if anyone could identify the uniform. l don't have the orginal just a this. l appriecate all the help

So it seems as if it is a uniform from WW2. Grandad did received British War Medal and the Victory Medal from WW1. As of his generation he did not speak of his war. All bar one of his children have passed away. My auntie thinks it is him but she was evacuated for the duration. She was a small child. I have added a picture of him in 1953, to see if anyone thinks they could be the same.

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