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Alfred White

Alfred White was born in 1921. In 1926 his parents moved to Canley Vale. He served in the Army during World War II and has lived most of his life in the Fairfield area.

...but there was one teacher, Miss McGregor, she was rather strict, but then again she had a lot of nonsense to put up with I suppose. There was Mrs Saunders… and there was Mr Higgs, he was the sports master. He was an English Gentleman. Quite a nice fellow. He ended up — something was wrong with him and he died while I was at school. Then there was Mr Lawless, he was… a funny bloke Lawless but a nice bloke and then the headmaster… was Mr King. That’s about all I can remember as far as the names go.

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