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John William COOK-ABBOTT (1930-2004)

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Unfortunately no date for this picture. Assumed late 1930/early 1931.


No date for this picture. Assumed mid 1940's (after the war). Hop picking in Kent.


John was a choirboy at his local church when he was a child. This picture is assumed to have been taken about 1942?


John William COOK-ABBOTT

Record Id: 7

Personal Details

Birth 21 April 1930 London
Death 21 September 2004 (age 74) Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford

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Spouse (Living)

Other Details

After completing his National Service, John was employed as a Glazier with James Clark and Eaton Ltd. He worked his way up through the company and was a senior manager when he retired. He worked on a number of projects, including the glazing of the Post Office Tower (now the BT Tower) in central London in 1961. By that time, John and his wife and young son had moved to Braintree in Essex where he was to have more children and spend the rest of his life.

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