Mantle Oral History Project
Speaker: King, George Stanley, 1912 - , Interviewee, Male, Stone Quarryman; Army Service, Royal Leicestershire Regiment.
Speaker: Geary, John., Interviewer, Male
Summary of interview item: Recalls early life and schooldays in Bardon, his father's death in the First World War and his mother's early death. Describes shops and churches in the village and the local Wakes. Talks about his marriage and his son and army service during the Second World War.
Place of birth: Bardon, Leicestershire
Education: Bardon school
Marital Status: Married, Children: Son: 1
Father's Occupation: Chauffeur
Mother's Occupation: Housewife
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Bardon
Periods Covered: 1910's, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Recording Date: 22/10/1987
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: EMOHA
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