John ("Jack") Sharp

John ("Jack") Sharp, photographed around 1935. He was born in 1899 and brought up in Bath Road, Taplow, from where he attended the County Boys' School, Maidenhead. During the First World War he served in the Machine Gun Corps, and was wounded. He recovered and became an engineer. He was apprenticed to G. D. Peters and Company of Slough. He married Winifred Hancock. For a time he worked for Pressed Steel at Theale, before moving to the Northampton area. 1930-1939.

Image Details

Image Title John ("Jack") Sharp
Date 1935
Format Illustration
Description black and white photograph; 14 x 10 cm.
Subject Sharp Collection
Ordinance Survey Map Reference Unknown
Collection Reading Borough Libraries Collection
Horizon Number: 1250866
Type Reference Stock
Call Number: B/TQB/SHA
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