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Margaret 'Marj' Jean Bandy

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Name Bandy, Margaret 'Marj' Jean
Date of birth 19 September 1924
Place at enrolment Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Joined WLA 1 August 1944
Left WLA 20 April 1949
WLA No. 148314
Trained [Not known]
Employed Employed by Beds. War Ag. at Cople House Hostel and Potton Hostel.
Married name [Not known]
Further information Former 'viewer', aged 19.
Margaret 'Marj' Bandy

'Marj' in Cople Hostel Group Photo, c. 1940s


Cople WLA Hostel concert party entertaining the troups at Kempston Barracks, 30 June 1947. [Source: L Freestone]
Back row: (l to r) ?, Joan Wood, Doreen Parish, Jean Sands, Joy Collard, Kathleen Inker, Edna _____?, 'Betty' Wallis, Grace Cross
Middle row: Mrs Truman [WLA Bedford HQ staff], ?, ?, Rose Perritt, Mona McKenna, Barbara Strike, ?, ? (with guitar), Dora ______?, ?, Olwen Dinsdale, Mrs. Sharman [WLA Bedford HQ staff]
Front row: ?, Margaret Bandy, ?, (unknown man), ?, ?, ?, ?[WLA Bedford HQ staff?]


Stuart Antrobus Historian/Author

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