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A photo of Sydney

Sydney was born in Byker in 1926. His grandparents came from Eastern Europe. His father was born in Newcastle in 1888. his mother was born in London in 1894. They married in West Hartlepool in 1920 and then set up home in Newcastle. In 1944 at 18 years of age Sydney was called into the army. He served in Europe before returning to work for the Inland Revenue Office.

Sydney was interviewed by Kylea Little on 4 August 2006. The interview took place in the participant's home and lasted for 1 hour and 10 minutes.

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