Community History Collection
Speaker: Zientek, Margaret, 1919 - 0, Interviewee, Female, Teacher
Speaker: , Interviewer,
Summary of interview item: Outlines build up to World War II, shelters being dug in Haringay, London, visiting inquest at Sutton Hoo where treasure found. Recalls first blackouts in Loughborough, Leics. Talks about Leicester during World War II and of teaching in Leicester at St Matthews Church School during World War II. Describes disruption to teaching, effect of war on local population, local bomb damage.
Place of birth: Loughborough, Leics
Marital Status: Widowed, Children:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester, London
Periods Covered: 1930s, 1940s
Playing time: 40 mins
Access Restrictions: No consent Item Copyright: CHCL
Cross Reference: CH/019/0136; EM/138
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