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2 January 1945

Campbell – December 20 1944 at Sentry Corner, Bideford, to Creana, wife of Mr R J Campbell, twin daughters, Pamela and Jennifer

Champion – December 21 1944 at the Bristol Maternity Hospital, to Edna (nee Pearse), wife of L/Bdr John Thomas Champion, a son, Philip John

Keen – December 23 1944 at the Nursing Home, Beeston, to Joyce (nee Griffiths), wife of SQMS Dick Keen, a daughter, Janet (a cousin for Roger)

Sherborne – December 22 1944 at the King Street Nursing Home, Watford, to Doreen (nee Watkinson), wife of Victor Sherborne, a daughter, Dawn Jacqueline

Bennett-Gregory – engagement announced between Wenna Gregory, daughter of Mr and Mrs Gregory, 3 Retreat, Appledore, and Albert Bennett, Royal Marines, son of Mr and Mrs Bennett, Market Street
Hall-Fulford – engagement announced between Richard Orson, son of the late Mr and Mrs F Harold Hall, Holford, and Daisy Mary, daughter of Mr and Mrs Ambrose E Fulford, Southcott Barton, Bideford

Patt-Eastman – December 26 1944 at St Mary’s Church, Bideford, Frederick John Patt, Avon Road, to Florence Rose Eastman, 3 Hyfield

Shortridge-Griffiths – December 26 1944 at St Mary’s Church, Bideford, by the Rev T R Gibby, Sidney, son of Mr and Mrs J Shortridge, 32 Sentry Corner, to Frances Elizabeth, daughter of Mrs and the late Mr Griffiths, 4 Pitt Lane, Appledore

Branch-Braunton – January 3 1920, at St Mary’s Church, Bideford, Harry Branch to Lilian Ann Ford Braunton. Present address: Kilmorie, Instow

Hancock-Kelly – January 1 1920 at St Margaret’s Church, Northam, by Rev G Payne-Cook Herbert Thomas Hancock to Beatrice Kelly. Present address: Lennard Road, Northam


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