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Your Story: Alex's Grandad

I was born the 1st feb 1940 during the war years. I was working at Hawthorn Leslies shipyard Hebburn as a ships plumber working on all kinds of ships allso i was attending classes at south shields marine tech-college to attain city and guilds. More...

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