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Description: Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove 1939-1945. Freda Slatford interviewed by Jo Palache.

Summary: Born in 1929, Freda Slatford was living with her family in Brigden Street near Seven Dials throughout the Second World War. She recollects vivid domestic details of wartime life as a teenager.

Track 2 - War Declared: child’s view; first siren; blackout precautions; Varndean School; bus journey to school with gasmask; Varndean air raid drill; air raids at school. (5:05)
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 - War Declared
Creator (of Artwork / Object): Interviewee: Freda Slatford / Interviewer: Jo Palache
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 6 November 2009
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: 25.66 MB; 5 minutes 5 seconds;

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: OH000329
    • Audio File
    • Track 1 - Introduction
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 19.39MB
    • Audio File
    • Track 9 - Legacy
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 33.38MB
    • Audio File
    • Track 7 - Gas Masks
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 9.5MB
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    • Track 6 - Entertainment and VE Day
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 20.64MB
    • Audio File
    • Track 3 - Rationing
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 31.63MB
    • Audio File
    • Track 4 - Air Raids
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 14.81MB
    • Audio File
    • Track 8 - Christmas
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 31.88MB
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    • Track 5 - Clothes Rationing
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 22.04MB