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Name: MOXHAM, Joseph Aloysius

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Birth Date: 21 July 1895 Preston, Lancs.

Death Date: 4 July 1957 Lostock Hall, Lancs.

First Date: 1925

Profession: Driver, railway

Married: In Bamber Bridge 1920 Rebecca Parkinson b. 28 Sep 1894 Bamber Bridge, Lancs., d. 17 Feb 1976 Lostock Hall

Children: Mary (Jones) (6 Feb 1922-17 Feb 2010 Chorley)

Book Reference: Gazette

General Information:

Gazette - 3/2/1926 - Arrived on 1st Appointment - Driver, Uganda Rly. - Jos. A. Moxham
Blue Book 1926 appt as driver 24.12.1925
John Jones (grandson): My maternal grandfather, Joseph Aloysius Moxham, was an engine driver in Preston and in the 1930's was selected to go to Kenya as a driver/trainer. My grandmother, Rebecca, along with my mother, Mary, went with him. He also worked in Uganda and Tanganyika.

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