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Digital Media Bank ID: 132016
Original Filename: oh000310_trk02.WAV
Description: Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove 1939-1945. Cécile Edgley interviewed by Jo Palache.

Summary: Born in 1921, Cécile Edgley lived in Hove throughout the Second World War. She joined the WRNS and was stationed for some time at HMS Vernon. She recounts her memories of wartime Brighton and Hove and her work in the Wrens, and reflects on the effects and attitudes of the time.

Track 2 - Life in Hove: 'Phoney War'; troops arrive; evacuee. (4:31)
Categories: Timeline/ World War Two (1939-1945), Collections/ Community History, Collections/ Local & Social History, Audio-Visual/ Audio, Learning Themes/ WW2/ Oral Histories  

Copyright & Re-use

Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: CC BY-SA
Caption: Audio File

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Oral History
Title (of Artwork / Object): Track 2 - Life in Hove
Creator (of Artwork / Object): Interviewee: Cécile Edgley / Interviewer: Jo Palache
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 20 November 2008
Subject tags:
war
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WWII
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World War II
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Second World War
   
Other Keywords: WW2

File info

Size: 22.81 MB; 4 minutes 31 seconds;

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: OH000310
    • Audio File
    • Track 1 - Moving to Hove
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 17.54MB
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    • Track 3 - WRNS
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 25.57MB
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    • Track 4 - Uniform
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 23.75MB
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    • Track 5 - Wartime life
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 32.27MB
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    • Track 6 - War continues
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 39.0MB
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    • Track 7 - Civilian life
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 19.51MB
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    • Track 8 - War ends
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 33.02MB