Place    From 1953  To 2007

Laurence Corner Army Surplus

Categories: Armed Forces, Commerce

Closed when the owner, Victor Jamilly, died January 2007, aged 79. The staff moved on and opened Squadron HQ in 121 Kentish Town Road.  Some sources give the opening date as 1947, but possibly that was when the business started, perhaps at market stalls or another shop. An article from the Independent in 1998 gives a feel of what the shop was like then.

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Laurence Corner Army Surplus

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Laurence Corner Army Surplus

Laurence Corner On this site was the famous chic Army Surplus store, which sa...

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Sub-Lieutenant (A) Kenneth William Richter

Sub-Lieutenant (A) Kenneth William Richter

Kenneth William Richter was born on 27 January 1920, the eldest of the four children of William Richter (1890-1934) and Harriet Martha Richter née Axon (1891-1970). His birth was registered in the ...

Person, Armed Forces, Scotland

War dead, WW2
1 memorial
G. Crossley

G. Crossley

Co-partner or employee of the South Suburban Gas Company. Served but did not die in WW1.

Person, Armed Forces

War served, WW1
1 memorial
L. W. Pavour

L. W. Pavour

Co-partner or employee of the South Suburban Gas Company. Served but did not die in WW1.

Person, Armed Forces

War served, WW1
1 memorial
Second Lieutenant Gervase Henry Francis Maude

Second Lieutenant Gervase Henry Francis Maude

Old boy of Wagner School. Gervase Henry Francis Maude was born on 20 March 1896 at 50 Onslow Gardens, Kensington, London, the son of Major Gerald Edward Maude (1851-1934) and Edith Caroline Maude,...

Person, Armed Forces, France

War dead, WW1
1 memorial
Lance Corporal Charles Henry Cannon

Lance Corporal Charles Henry Cannon

Charles Henry Cannon was born on 30 October 1881 in Brompton, London, one of the six children of Caleb Cannon (1850-1919) and Mary Louisa Cannon née James (1853-1936). His birth was registered in t...

Person, Armed Forces, France

War dead, WW1
1 memorial