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Ep. 172 – Sevenoaks in the Great War – Matthew Ball

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Matthew Ball talks about his research into the community of Sevenoaks during First World War in his book 'Sevenoaks. The Great War and its Legacy'. 


8 January 1915 : Pte Albert Croucher, 1st East Kent Regiment

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His father was William James Croucher (a gardener/domestic servant) and his mother was Mary Ann Sharp.  At the 1891 Census at home, on Garlinge Greene, Petham age three, he was with his parents and young brother Albert (one). A decade later in 1901, his father was now 'head gardener'. Albert was at home, Paxton Cottage, St. Mary’s Platt, Kent a…