[East Midlands Oral History Archive logo]


[Link to: new search] [Link to request a recording] [Link to: contact the cataloguer]


383, LO/003/C3
Leicester Oral History Archive

Speaker: World War II Evacuee, - , Interviewee, ,
Speaker: , Interviewer,

Summary of interview item: World War II Evacuee. Edited extracts from an interview with Mrs C. Manger, describing being evacuated to Leicester from London during the Second World War, when she was fourteen years old. Recalls the 'Blitz' bombing in London and Kent before being evacuated to Leicester. Describes being billeted, Leicester being bombed, dances and work. Recalls the effects of American soldiers (GI's) being in Leicester.
Place of birth:
Marital Status: , Children:
Father's Occupation:
Mother's Occupation:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester, London
Periods Covered: 1940s,
Language: English

Recording Date: 1/1/1989
Playing time: 20 mins
Access Restrictions: Restricted Item Copyright: EMOHA
Summary: Yes
Transcription: No
Copies: Yes
Cross Reference:

Page Automatically Generated

Use the browser's back button to return to the previous screen.


Last updated: 08/05/02
East Midland Oral History Archive Web maintainer
This document has been approved by the head of department or section.