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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 -
8 Surnames beginning with W :

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 W :

Walker, Miss : Office staff. No. 23 in Office Staff 1944 photo. Notified by D.T. (Tom) Henderson.

Walker, Mr. Howard : Factory worker. Featured as the 'Slave of the Lamp' in the 'Aladdin' pantomime. Source : 'Explosive News' newssheet in Dalbeattie Museum.

Walker, Mr. (John) : Shift chemist. Notified by Mrs. Dunlop / Mouat. Possibly the John Walker featured as the 'Grand Vizier' in 'Aladdin' - source, 'Explosive News' newssheet in Dalbeattie Museum.

Welsh, Grace : Cordite Blender in Edingham (Unit 2). Notified by Elizabeth Robertson.

Whalen, Barbara (married : Madine) : Worked at the Dalbeattie Factory. Married Thomas Madine, a labourer with MacAlpine who came from Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland. Notified by sister Mrs. Smith.

White, Agnes. : Sister to Betty Toghill.

Foreman, Charlie White
Foreman, Charlie White

White, Charlie (Charles) : 'And his whistle'. Mentioned in 'Farewell to Shift Two'. Jean Burnie said that his nose was quite distinctive. He is in the front row in her photograph.

White, Jean : Worked in in Southwick (Unit 1). Notified by Elizabeth Robertson.

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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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