The Tilbury Hotel

My Mum And Sister

Here is a picture taken around 1940/1941 of my Mum May and Sister Shirley sitting on the steps of the Tilbury Hotel.This pictured has survived having been sent to my Uncle Sidney Locke whilst he was a prisoner of war in Germany. He was captured having survived the sinking of the SS Orama by the German navy in June 1940. I have also attached a picture of my uncle whilst he was in the prison camp Stalag X-B.

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  • Thanks a million for sharing these photos,
    Just Perfect for my research about the hotel and the area.
    I’m amazed anyone would still have these timeless pictures for others to enjoy.
    —– Even in January 2020,, Your pics are still being sought & Admired.
    Thanks a Million.

    By Mr Santos. (15/01/2020)
  • What great photos! Thanks Barry for sharing these with the archive site.

    By Annie O'Brien (23/07/2013)

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