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857, LO/221/172
Leicester Oral History Archive Collection

Speaker: Wilford, Howard, 1922 - , Interviewee, Male, Baker;
Speaker: Flawith, J., Interviewer, Female

Summary of interview item: Recalls family connections to the Co-operative Society, Great grandfather was founder member of the Leicester Co-op Society. Became number one shareholder due to grandfather handing this down. Describes working in grocery trade and eventually working for Co-op as a baker, after the Second World War. Describes the different shops, retail outlets and other activities in the Co-op.
Place of birth:
Marital Status: , Children:
Father's Occupation:
Mother's Occupation:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered:
Language: English

Recording Date: 31/10/1985
Playing time: 30 mins
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: EMOHA
Summary: Yes
Transcription: No
Copies: yes
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