Reference NumberLW
TitlePhotographs of Leslie Willis (1906-1971), schoolteacher
Date(s)c 1920 - 1950s
DescriptionPhotographs fomerly belonging to Leslie Willis (1906-1971), school teacher
Extent9 photographs
AdminHistoryLeslie Willis was brought up in Bethnal Green, living in St James's Road/Avenue. He attended either Morpeth Street of Mansford Street central schools before moving to Parmiter's School in 1922. Before the Second World war he taught at Chisenhale Road School and was evacuated with the school to Marks Tey and later, in 1941, to South Wales (Dolau Council School, Glamorgan). From 1945 to 1952 he taught at St Paul's School, Burdett Road. Subsequently he worked in Bonner, George Lansbury and Guardian Angels primary schools
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