Lilian was my maternal grandmother and was also known as ‘Queen’ or ‘Queenie’.
She was born on 4th May 1916 to Joseph H Blayney and May Victoria Blyth.
She married Albert Edward Hooper. They had 3 children – May, Janet and Jessie.
She died on 21st October 2009.
Below is a photo of Lilian in Egypt with her mother, father and brother. Her father was part of the mop-up operation in Egypt after the First World War.