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date: 27 February 2021

Pilgrim, Edward Alexanderlocked

  • John Davis


Pilgrim, Edward Alexander (1904–1954), victim of bureaucracy, was born on 12 December 1904 at 24 Francis Avenue, High Road, Ilford, son of Alfred Pilgrim, journeyman stonemason, and his wife, Edith Emily Pilgrim, née Barker. Little is known of his early life, though he appears to have received no more than an elementary education. ...

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