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date: 25 February 2021

Edwards, Ronald Christopher [Buster]locked

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Edwards, Ronald Christopher [Buster] (1931–1994), robber, was born on 27 January 1931 at 41 Jeffreys Road, Lambeth, London, the son of Christopher Charles Joseph Edwards, barman, and his wife, Mary Elizabeth, née Gaisford. A south London boy from the Elephant and Castle, he left school at the age of fifteen to work in a local sausage factory, where he cashed in on the post-war black market by stealing meat. After a brief but felonious period serving in the ...

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