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  1. P. F. Roe

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ON January 14, 2016, Peter Francis Roe, MRCVS, of London Road, Beccles, Suffolk. Mr Roe qualified from Dublin in 1948.

Mike Bardsley and Nick Hope write: Peter was born to William and Maud Roe on the family farm of Ballykelly near Roscrea, Ireland, on May 5, 1925. He grew up in the Depression of the 1930s and would often express how grateful his family were that they could grow their own vegetables, make their own butter, kill their own pigs and cure bacon and have poultry and eggs to eat. He was the youngest of three boys and during the school holidays he helped …

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