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Re: Croft Family

Postby ajfenning1951 » 20 Oct 2015, 19:38

Here's another photo of Jack and his sister Betty who died the year after Jack in 1941.Kath & Alan Fenning
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Re: Croft Family

Postby Stanley » 23 Oct 2015, 07:33

Good write up in the BET this morning.
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Re: Croft Family

Postby Moh » 23 Oct 2015, 12:09

Shame it did not ask who Marjorie Varley was, it could have answered Alan's question.
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Re: Croft Family

Postby Wendyf » 23 Oct 2015, 12:24

Someone told me this morning that Marjorie was a local Earby girl and that the Varleys had a butchers shop in Earby, does that sound right Moh?
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Re: Croft Family

Postby PanBiker » 23 Oct 2015, 13:58

I'm fairly sure that there was still a Varley's butchers when I was working in Earby, I started in 1970.
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Re: Croft Family

Postby Stanley » 24 Oct 2015, 03:04

I've bumped one of John Hartley's articles on the site concerning the Varleys.
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Re: Croft Family

Postby Moh » 24 Oct 2015, 12:14

Now you mention it it rings a bell, but I can only remember the pork butchers on Water Street and the one one the opposite corner to the council offices (Ian will remember that one).
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Re: Croft Family

Postby War&Son » 30 Jan 2017, 19:05

If anyone is still interested in Jack Miller Croft, we own his medals, log book and complete archive of letters, certificates and photographs. Some make sad reading. I can post a link to the complete material if anyone is still reading? Steve
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Re: Croft Family

Postby Stanley » 31 Jan 2017, 04:26

We read everything........
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