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Ministry of Supply Factory, Dalbeattie
World War II Cordite Works

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Roll of Honour of Staff at the M/S Factory Dalbeattie -
6 Surnames beginning with F :

Please Note : Names are primarily listed according to Surname at the time they worked in the Factory, so may be a Maiden surname in the case of many of the women. Cross-referencing will be done presently.

Surnames F :

Farish, Graham : Inspector. Notified by Elizabeth Robertson.

Ferguson, Nan (Agnes) : Worked at the Factory. Notified by granddaughter Catherine Crearie. Agnes recalled that she worked with Cordite and that it used to turn everything yellow. Wore glasses. Left end of third row from the front in the Jean Burnie photograph.

Ferguson, Bill (William) : Foreman in Blending and Packing. Notified by Elizabeth Robertson.

Ferguson, Charlie : Foreman in Blending and Packing. Friend of Agnes Ryder. Notified by Jean Burnie.

Ferguson, David : Clerk (office junior ?) in the Factory wages offices who provided much valuable information about the Factory layout and operations. A good singer. Sister Jessie went to dances with Jean Burnie. The author met with him at his house. No. 2 in Lunnie photograph. A popular man who married a Dalbeattie girl who had not worked at the Factory.

Forbes, Mrs. : Welfare Officer. Organised 'Sunday Evenings' (including a 'Brains Trust') at the welfare centre building where the Blair Centre now stands. Producer of the 'Aladdin' pantomime. Source : 'Explosive News' newssheet in Dalbeattie Museum.

Roll of Honour Additions :

Site visitors with information are invited to contact, preferably with contact information such as name and phone.
I look forwards to discussing your family involvement in M/S Factory Dalbeattie and RNAD Dalbeattie.
- Richard Edkins.


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