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Henry Samuel Stevens

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14 March 2005

Henry Samuel Stevens

Trying to trace relatives of Henry Samuel Stevens. Married Clarrisa Ellen Merrilees.

Henry had a sister Florence Jemmitt and a Sister Miss Olive Stevens a nephew George William Stevens.

Henry lived at 75 Baron Gdns Barkingside,Ilford Essex. Henry died 20th Nov 1973.

Trying to trace uniform? Unit Etc.

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Posted on: 14 March 2005 by Peter - WW2 Site Helper

He seems to be wearing a WW1 uniform. The WW2 battledress tunic had smaller buttons, larger collar, pointed pocket flaps, pockets flat. A 1937 example can be seen here links Later the buttons were all covered over as seen here links although some infantry regiments kept the uncovered buttons right through WW2 and beyond.

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