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Lillie Duggan

Epithet: Worker in a textile factory

Record type: First World War Biographies

Biography: Lillie Duggan was born in Rushen, and grew up in Port St Mary. During the First World War she worked in a sock factory in Douglas. A number of textile factories grew up in Douglas during the war, producing garments for the army. Those run by Emmetts outfitters and by the Reverend Copeland-Smith existed for philanthropic reasons, to provide employment for those whose livelihoods had been hit hard by the war. (Image ref: PG/7565/3).

Gender: Female

Name Variant: Lillie Duggan


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