Surnames
Andrews
Barber
Barrett
Bell
Boon
Bowles
Burrell
Chapman
Claydon
Connor
Downes
Eggar
Ellis
Eycott
Gollop
Gunner
Law
McGeary
May
Martin
Mead
Mortimer
Norman
Poulter
Purvey
Simpson
Smith
Strutt
Synan
Taylor
Walker
Watson
Westwood
Woods

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Surnames
Andrews
Barber
Barrett
Bell
Boon
Bowles
Burrell
Chapman
Claydon
Connor
Downes
Eggar
Ellis
Eycott
Gollop
Gunner
Law
McGeary
May
Martin
Mead
Mortimer
Norman
Poulter
Purvey
Simpson
Smith
Strutt
Synan
Taylor
Walker
Watson
Westwood
Woods


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Alfred John Boon
Relationship to John Boon - Father

 The Early Years     In the Army

AJB sparring

Born -  27 May 1910 at 65 Elm Street, Plumstead, London, S.E.

Parents - James Edward Boon and Helena Downes

Schools - St Patrick's R.C. (B & G) School, Griffin Road, Plumstead, S.E.18

Married - May Irene Strutt at Woolwich Register Office on 5 September 1936

AJB and May Irene Boon wedding  
Children - John b. 8 January 1938 and David b. 1 June 1947 

Occupation - Instrument Maker, Engineering Inspector,
Oliver Pell Control Ltd, Woolwich
Regular Army (W.O.1., R.E.M.E.)

Addresses - 65 Elm Street, Plumstead
6 Westdale Road, Plumstead
100 Brixham Road, Welling, Kent
12 Barnet Close, Yeovil, Somerset
WWII service, North Africa, Italy, Greece
4 Victoria Terrace, Blackdown, Surrey
from 22 April 1947
Suez Canal Zone (Ismailia and Fayed) 1950-1953

AJB at Dorchester, Dorset
Marabout Barracks, Dorchester, Dorset
2 Access Road, West Derby, Liverpool
119 Kensington Avenue, East Ham, London
8 Bower Vale, Epping, Essex
10 Oakhurst Close, Wickford, Essex

Died - 13 April 1998

Source Material Held

Birth Certificate - Marriage Certificate - Death Certificate
Amalgamated Engineering Union Card dated 1 February 1938
ICS/St John's Ambulance Brigade/Army education certificates
Certificates of Service ROAC and REME  
Soldier's Service and Pay Book  
Medals - 1939-1945 Star, Africa Star (1st Army bar), Italy Star, Defence Medal 1939-1945,
Regular Army Long Service and Good Conduct Medal  
St John's Ambulance Medal
Army Football Association Referee's Certificate, Class One
The Victory Services Club Membership Card
National Blood Transfusion Service Record, 1949-1972