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Bedfordshire Women's Land Army

Roll Call of Bedfordshire Land Girls
Olive Mabel Dorothy Bygrave

Bedfordshire Women's Land Army > Roll Call > B
Name Bygrave, Olive Mabel Dorothy
Date of birth 26 November 1925
Place at enrolment Henlow, Bedfordshire
Joined WLA 1 March 1943
Left WLA 31 August 1945
WLA No. 108974
Trained Whipsnade Hostel
Employed Employed by private farmer Mr. Marriott, Herne Poplars, Toddington.
Married name Marriott
Further information Former machinist, aged 17. General farming. Married the farmer and stayed on the land.


Stuart Antrobus Historian/Author

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