Recollections of the Home Front

Page link: Alan Francis
Alan Francis
Recollections of life on the Home Front and the cruelty of war.
Page link: Alan Mann
Alan Mann
Recollections of growing up in wartime south-east London.
Page link: Alan Marvin
Alan Marvin
Childhood memories of life on the Home Front and evacuation to Northampton.
Page link: Albert Jupe
Albert Jupe
Recollections of a particularly dangerous air raid.
Page link: Albert Potterton
Albert Potterton
Recollections of life as a Royal Marine Commando and D-Day.
Page link: Alfred Brett
Alfred Brett
Recollections of childhood memories of wartime Greenwich.
Page link: Alice Wylde
Alice Wylde
Recollections of wartime work in the Fire Service and marrying a Canadian soldier.
Page link: Alma Clark
Alma Clark
Recollections of wartime in Scotland.
Page link: Ann Gamêt
Ann Gamêt
Recollections of childhood memories of life on the Home Front.
Page link: Ann Primrose Foster
Ann Primrose Foster
Recollections of as a baby becoming badly injured by a bomb.
Page link: Arthur Gardner
Arthur Gardner
Recollections of life in the Navy and service on the Russian Convoys.
Page link: Audrey Daniels
Audrey Daniels
Recollections of childhood memories of life on the Home Front.
Page link: Barry Fincham
Barry Fincham
Recollections of wartime in Dover.
Page link: Bernard Crowhurst
Bernard Crowhurst
Recollections of childhood memories of wartime in Lane's End.
Page link: Beryl Garner
Beryl Garner
Recollections of memories of evacuation and life on the Home Front.
Page link: Betty Jessie Batchen
Betty Jessie Batchen
Recollections of sustaining injury from a delayed action bomb.
Page link: Brian Sugden
Brian Sugden
Childhood memories of life on the Home Front.
Page link: Catherine Nutt
Catherine Nutt
Recollections of childhood memories of wartime Medway.
Page link: David Rumsey
David Rumsey
Childhood memories of wartime in Sutton.
Page link: Denis Logan
Denis Logan
A Long 48 hours
Page link: Doreen Fidler
Doreen Fidler
Recollections of evacuation to Kent and wartime in Catford.
Page link: Doris Beeson
Doris Beeson
Recollections of the Battle of Britain.
Page link: Doris Grant
Doris Grant
Recollections of work as a typist for the Merchant Navy.
Page link: Dorothy Stanley
Dorothy Stanley
Recollections of wartime in Temple Ewell.
Page link: Eddie Lane
Eddie Lane
Childhood memories of leaving Malta at the outbreak of war and life on the Home Front.
Page link: Edward Aylward
Edward Aylward
Wartime memories of fire watching, the ARP and life in the Navy.
Page link: Edward Garnett
Edward Garnett
Recollections of evacuation, schooling and air raids.
Page link: Eileen Dyke
Eileen Dyke
Recollections of life in wartime Dover.
Page link: Eileen Emery
Eileen Emery
Childhood memories of life on the Home Front and evacuation to Loughborough.
Page link: Elizabeth Bissett
Elizabeth Bissett
Recollections of life on the Home Front and evacuation.
Page link: Ethel Leverett
Ethel Leverett
Recollections of heavy air raids and being bombed out.
Page link: Frances Sewell
Frances Sewell
Recollections of fire watching and scars of war.
Page link: Frederick Chesterman
Frederick Chesterman
Recollections of air raids in London.
Page link: Geoffrey Turner
Geoffrey Turner
Recollections of growing up in wartime Greenwich
Page link: Gillian Ellen
Gillian Ellen
Recollections of wartime in Kent.
Page link: Ilse Muscio
Ilse Muscio
Recollections of being an 'enemy alien'.
Page link: Jack Hawker
Jack Hawker
Recollections of evacuation.
Page link: Jacqueline Caminer
Jacqueline Caminer
Recollections of life on the Home Front as a young woman.
Page link: James Hayward
James Hayward
Recollections of wartime excitement experienced by a young boy.
Page link: Janet Ambrose
Janet Ambrose
Recollections of evacuation to Huddersfield.
Page link: Janet Neale
Janet Neale
Recollections of the heavy air raids on the Home Front.
Page link: Jean Gordon
Jean Gordon
Recollections of life on the Home Front.
Page link: Jean Marden
Jean Marden
Wartime childhood memories of life in a Lancashire Children's Home.
Page link: Jean Martin
Jean Martin
Childhood memories of life on the Home Front.
Page link: Jill Browning
Jill Browning
Recollections of evacuation and doodlebugs.
Page link: Jo Chesterman
Jo Chesterman
Recollections of evacuation to Oxtead and air raids in Peckham.
Page link: Joan Burkett
Joan Burkett
Recollections of being bombed out.
Page link: Joan Sharp
Joan Sharp
Recollections of life as a teenage girl in wartime London.
Page link: John Bailey
John Bailey
Recollections of wartime service in the Home Guard and the Navy.
Page link: John Bennett
John Bennett
Recollections of relocating and experiencing the war in the country.
Page link: John Gamêt
John Gamêt
Recollections of childhood memories of evacuation and life on the Home Front.
Page link: John Kenny
John Kenny
Recollections of Greenwich at war
Page link: John McDonald
John McDonald
Recollections of returning home one night during an air raid.
Page link: John Rosher
John Rosher
Recollections of a Saturday in November 1944 when a V2 fell on Woolworths in New Cross.
Page link: John Trafford
John Trafford
Recollections of evacuation to Cornwall and air raids over Catford.
Page link: John Uppington
John Uppington
Recollections of wartime at Rutlish School.
Page link: Josephine Cooper
Josephine Cooper
Recollections of the Blitz and evacuation to Stoke-on-Trent.
Page link: Joyce George
Joyce George
Recollections of growing up in wartime London.
Page link: Joyce Read
Joyce Read
Recollections of wartime in Acton.
Page link: Joyce Russell
Joyce Russell
Recollections of air raids at home and evacuation to Devon.
Page link: June Dorday
June Dorday
Recollections of a particularly bad air raid in Chislehurst.
Page link: Kathleen Eames
Kathleen Eames
Recollections of life on the Home Front and service with the WRNS.
Page link: Kathleen McCarthy
Kathleen McCarthy
A schoolgirl remembers 1939-45
Page link: Kathleen Purbrick
Kathleen Purbrick
Memories of the dangers of air raids on the Home Front.
Page link: Keith Manns
Keith Manns
Wartime memories of service in the Merchant Marines.
Page link: Ken Flint
Ken Flint
Recollections of life as a radio operator in the Army.
Page link: Len Perry
Len Perry
Recollections of teenage life on the Home Front and service in the Navy.
Page link: Lillian Clark
Lillian Clark
Recollections of wartime nursing in the WAAF.
Page link: Lillian Mead
Lillian Mead
Recollections of air raids and dogfights in the sky.
Page link: Lily Jupe
Lily Jupe
Memories of life on the Home Front in Bermondsey.
Page link: Louise Lamborne
Louise Lamborne
Childhood memories of wartime in Lewisham.
Page link: Lydia Spurrier
Lydia Spurrier
Recollections of evacuation to Shropshire.
Page link: Madge Neal
Madge Neal
Recollections of life in the Land Army.
Page link: Maisie Hider
Maisie Hider
Recollections of life and air raids on the Home Front.
Page link: Malcolm Milham
Malcolm Milham
Childhood memories of wartime in Kent.
Page link: Margaret Abbs
Margaret Abbs
Recollections of evacuation, air raids and service in the ATS.
Page link: Margaret Dalby
Margaret Dalby
Recollections of evacuation to Exeter and relocating to Liverpool.
Page link: Margaret Strong
Margaret Strong
Wartime memories of life as a teenage girl.
Page link: Margaret White
Margaret White
Recollections of V1 and V2 rockets in Blackheath.
Page link: Marie Freeman
Marie Freeman
Recollections of wartime in Southwark and High Wickham.
Page link: Marlene Heselden
Marlene Heselden
Recollections of the cruelties of war.
Page link: Martha Barzey
Martha Barzey
Recollections of life on the Home Front.
Page link: Mary Laurence
Mary Laurence
Recollections of childhood memories of life in wartime Sidcup.
Page link: Maureen Booker
Maureen Booker
Recollections of childhood memories of wartime in St Mary Cray.
Page link: Maureen Gibson
Maureen Gibson
Childhood memories of air raids and evacuation.
Page link: Maureen Page and Jean Ede
Maureen Page and Jean Ede
Two sisters' recollections of life on the Home Front and evacuation to Wales.
Page link: Maureen Palmer
Maureen Palmer
Recollections of air raids in Charlton.
Page link: Maurice Booker
Maurice Booker
Recollections of living in the presence of tuberculosis in wartime Orpington.
Page link: May and Ernie Hannagan
May and Ernie Hannagan
Recollections of service in the Royal Pioneer Corps and life on the Home Front in Brixton.
Page link: Nigel Hepper
Nigel Hepper
Recollections of growing up in wartime Leeds.
Page link: Norman Sampson
Norman Sampson
Childhood memories of wartime and recollections of the effects of war.
Page link: Norman Thrower
Norman Thrower
Recollections of 24 July 1944.
Page link: Olive Obbard
Olive Obbard
Recollections of evacuation and becoming a children's nurse.
Page link: Pamela Barry
Pamela Barry
Recollections of evacuation to Oxfordshire and air raids in London.
Page link: Pamela Netherstreet
Pamela Netherstreet
Recollections of evacuation, air raids and bomb damage.
Page link: Patricia Bennett
Patricia Bennett
Recollections of wartime in New Cross.
Page link: Patricia Pennington
Patricia Pennington
Recollections of wartime childhood memories.
Page link: Pauline Finnis
Pauline Finnis
Recollections of wartime as a wife and a mother.
Page link: Peggy Cornforth
Peggy Cornforth
Wartime memories of life on the Home Front.
Page link: Peter Appleby
Peter Appleby
Recollections of life as a driver for the RAF Motor Transport Division.
Page link: Peter Forsyth
Peter Forsyth
Recollections of childhood memories of wartime.
Page link: Philip Wilton
Philip Wilton
Childhood memories of wartime in Heston.
Page link: Raymond Gallagher
Raymond Gallagher
Recollections of the heavy air raids over London and leaving the capital for safer areas.
Page link: Reg Weaver
Reg Weaver
Recollections of childhood memories of wartime London.
Page link: Rita Lewis
Rita Lewis
Recollections of evacuation to Ely and life on the Home Front in East London.
Page link: Robert Hearn
Robert Hearn
Recollections of wartime memories of growing up in Dover.
Page link: Ron Briggs
Ron Briggs
Childhood memories of life evacuation to Oxford and life on the Home Front.
Page link: Ron Durban
Ron Durban
Recollections of evacuation and air raids on the Home Front.
Page link: Rose Kyle
Rose Kyle
Recollections of life on the Home Front and working at the Royal Naval College in Greenwich.
Page link: Roy Bartlett
Roy Bartlett
Recollections of evacuation to High Wycombe and life on the Home Front in Ealing.
Page link: Roy Wilson
Roy Wilson
Recollections of life on the Home Front.
Page link: Russell Spencer
Russell Spencer
Recollections of assisting the war effort as a Scout.
Page link: Samuel Chidwick
Samuel Chidwick
Recollections of evacuation to Wales.
Page link: Sheila Runacre
Sheila Runacre
Recollections of wartime in Peckham.
Page link: Sheila Smith
Sheila Smith
Memories of Canadian troops in Eastry.
Page link: Sheila Watt
Sheila Watt
Recollections of wartime childhood memories.
Page link: Shirley Freke
Shirley Freke
Recollections of working for the Australian Red Cross and the destruction of the family home.
Page link: Sonia Vanstone
Sonia Vanstone
Recollections of life on the Home Front and memories of being bombed out.
Page link: Stella Harms
Stella Harms
Childhood memories of air raids and evacuation.
Page link: Stephen Simmons
Stephen Simmons
Recollections of teenage curiosity of bombs and a number of lucky escapes.
Page link: Sylvia Gardiner
Sylvia Gardiner
Recollections of life on the Home Front and service in the Land Army.
Page link: Ted Prangnell
Ted Prangnell
Childhood memories of growing up in wartime Kent.
Page link: Ted Ruston
Ted Ruston
Childhood memories of wartime Greenwich.
Page link: Trudy De Swarte
Trudy De Swarte
Recollections of life on the Home Front.
Page link: Walter Bellsham
Walter Bellsham
Recollections of growing up in wartime Bromley.
Page link: William (Bill) Gladden
William (Bill) Gladden
Recollections of life in the Army and being seriously injured in France.
Page link: William Epps
William Epps
Recollections of the turmoils of war.
Page link: Yvonne Stuckey
Yvonne Stuckey
Wartime memories of evacuation to Brighton and doodlebugs in Croydon.