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John Anthony Moon (32-37B)

Our thanks to Georgina Moon, who sent us these wonderful pictures of her grandfather Tony from his time at WBS. Along with the photos was a promotional brochure for the School circa 1930.
Tony Moon (32-37B)
Tony Moon (32-37B)

Our thanks to Georgina Moon, who sent us these wonderful pictures of her grandfather Tony, from his time at WBS. Along with the photos was a promotional brochure for the School circa 1930. We were also able to delve into the Archives to find some extra material....

JA Moon entered Sept 1932 and was in the Brereton House. 

Prizes in Maths and Science

Winner of the OTC Silver Mounted drumsticks for Side drum skills.

Promoted to Drum Lance Corporal

Confirmed 1935

Left July 1937

 

Here is a copy of the school prospectous that we estimate was published in 1930. It has some beautiful photos of the School and Grounds...

WBS Brochure C1930

 

 

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