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Helston Male Voice Choir, 1938-1940

NumberHESFM:1989.5466
PlaceHelston Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1938 — 1940
KeywordsHelston Clubs and Associations Choirs People
PhotographerHawke, Alfred Herbert
Copyright© Estate of A H Hawke

Helston Male Voice Choir by the Helston photographer, A H Hawke, 1938-1940. The 32 members of the choir are smartly dressed in suits and bow ties. Johnny Williams, a well known plumber who regularly maintained the Flora Day clock in the museum over many years, is shown fourth from left in the middle row. Jack Johns (born 1915, died around 2000), a Butcher in Coinagehall Street, is far right in the back row. Ronald John Richards (born February 1920, died March 1988), a Chef at the Regent Hotel in Coinagehall Street who joined the Royal Navy during World War 2, is second from right in the front row.