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Lost at Dunkirk

by BBC Open Centre, Hull

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Fred & Rose on their wedding day

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Fred Norvock, Rose Norvock (nee Hatfield), Sheila Norvock,
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13 December 2005

Rose Norvock (nee Hatfield) was born on 13th August 1918 and died on 13th August 1961. Fred and Rose were survived by their only daughter, Sheila Norvock, who was born on 1st May 1940 - one month to the day before her father was killed in action when his vessel struck a mine during the evacuation of Dunkirk.

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