Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove 1939-1945. Kenneth Francis interviewed by Kate Richardson.
Summary: Born in 1932, Kenneth Francis lived in Wakefield Road, Brighton during the war. His father was a boiler maker and member of the Home Guard. Kenneth has vivid memories of the war years as remembered through a child’s eyes.
Track 6 - School: Gas masks; shelters at Ditchling Road School; ‘dust destructor’ attack; school’s broadcasting; watching planes pull gliders across to France. (4:46)