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4212: George William Mann

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posted on 2024-01-16, 17:20 authored by Lest We Forget Project Team

George William Mann was Bruce Barnes' Grandfather. George was an electrician who worked on the Sandringham Royal Estate. He enlisted with the Norfolk regiment but was discharged in December 1915. He then worked at Harland & Wolff in Belfast before re-enlisting with The Royal Engineers.

History

Name of contributor(s)

Bruce Barnes

Subject of the story/individual the object(s) relate to

George William Mann

Date(s) the event(s) in the story took place

December 1915

Location(s) where the event(s) in the story took place

Unknown

Object(s)

Series of postcards exchanged between George Mann and his fiancee Olive Howe, a Princess Mary 1914 Christmas Tin and a signet ring.

Community Collection Day

City Hall, Bradford (02/02/19)

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