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Current record for: Jessie Aldridge
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name Jessie Aldridge
Born in Not Known
Resident of Not Known
Died 13/01/1945
Age 32

Cause of Death Bomb blast

Cemetery or memorial Islington Cemetery and Crematorium
Grave or panel reference 23572 O

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

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • Basil James Aldridge, Husband
    30, Salterton Road N7
  • Smith, Mother
    27, Lime Street Camden
  • George James Aldridge, Son
    30, Salterton Road N7
  • Eugenie Aldridge, Mother-in-law
    18, Raleigh Road N8