PEASE, Oliver

1920 - 1978

Oliver Richard Pease, was born at Bramley, Yorkshire on 19 November 1920, youngest child of Henry Pease (4 September 1877-22 May 1956), butcher, and his wife Hannah Jane née Myatt (7 September 1878-24 July 1967), who married at Leeds in 1904. In 1939, an apprentice draughtsman, living at Oakham Villa, 27 Wilford Road, Leeds, Yorkshire with his parents and siblings, Eleanor Harriet (born 27 October 1906), Margaret Ann (born 28 October 1909) and Miriam A. Stockwell, née Pease (born 29 January 1916). During the Second World War, Oliver as a lance corporal in the army and taken prisoner by the Japanese in 1942 and interned in Thailand being released on 12 September 1945. He married at Wharfedale, Yorkshire in 1947, Geraldine Maude Farrar (1921-2013) and their son Simon was born in Leeds in 1949. They moved to Lowestoft, Suffolk and he died at 84 Kirkley Park Road, Lowestoft on 17 November 1978. His wife continued to live at Lowestoft where she died on 14 October 2013, aged 92.




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