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Current record for: May Andrews
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name May Andrews
Born in Not Known
Resident of Not Known
Died 13/01/1945
Age 31

Cause of Death Bomb blast

Cemetery or memorial Highgate Cemetery
Grave or panel reference 48630 Sq.122

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World War 2
V2 attacks
V-2 attack on Saturday 13th January 1945

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • Norman Andrews, Husband
    38, Salterton Road N7
  • E Gordon, Friend
    29, Cressida Road N19