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717, LO/084/036/A
Leicester Oral History Archive Collection

Speaker: Shardlow, John, 1929 - , Interviewee, Male, Managing Director, Printing firm; Royal Engineers;
Speaker: Pallett, Trevor, Interviewer, Male

Summary of interview item: Recalls working for family firm, Adams Brothers and Shardlow, printers, during the Second World War. Talks about map printing. Also recalls how his map experience enabled him to do his National Service in the Royal Engineers Survey section. This interview continues with an employee of Adams Brothers and Shardlow talking about compositing. See 00717, LO/084/036/B
Place of birth:
Marital Status: , Children:
Father's Occupation: Managing Director
Mother's Occupation:
Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1940s, 1950s
Language: English

Recording Date: 4/5/1984
Playing time: 12 mins
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: EMOHA
Summary: Yes
Transcription: No
Copies: yes
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