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LAWRENCE, Marjorie Florence

Born: 17/2/1907

Died: 13/1/1979

Special Achievements:

1946 - Received the cross of the Légion d'honneur, France.
1976 - Appointed Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire.

Additional Information:

Former singer who, after contracting polio in 1941, returned to her singing, using a wheel chair.


Resources

  • Image - Marjorie Lawrence

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