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Printed material
1429, EV/015
Collection Title: Evacuees Collection

Title: The Evacuees
Author: Gadge, Margaret.

Summary: Detailed description of being evacuated to Brandon, Suffolk from London in 1939, with brother and sister. Describes the selection process, families they stayed with and the effect of evacuation on her and her siblings. Describes callousness surrounding being told of her mother's death. Comments in depth of the trauma caused to children, and particularly herself, that evacuation caused.

4. P ,29.7 x 42.2 mm

Type of Publication: A3 sheets
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