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Barbara aldridge ...

Born: on 1st June 1943 my sister Barbara with her son James
Time: 6.25pm
8lb 4oz
14 Greenfield Avenue, Cradley Heath
Married: to Ken Aldridge
Passed away: 31st May 1998

her children:

  • James Matthew
  • Jodie

other information:

mom & dad's wedding day

NEED TO AMEND was born within the shadows of Celtic football club, Glasgow. He was the second child to Barbara & William McBain. Dad moved to England to find work and found lodging at the home of my grandparents in Cradley Heath. The rest, as they say, is history!


29th May 1985  - the day dad saw his own father's grave for the first time. An emotional time for us all. Dad, shown here, had just laid a wreath at the grave - situated at Varennes Military Cemetery, Somme, France.

NEED TO AMEND Dad never knew his own father who was killed in December 1916 in the Battle of the Somme. More ...