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Digital Media Bank ID: 132080
Original Filename: oh000329_trk04.WAV
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 4 - Air Raids: coal cellar converted into air raid shelter; blanket sleeping bags; experiencing air raids; Brighton pips. (2:56)
Categories: Timeline/ World War Two (1939-1945), Collections/ Community History, Collections/ Local & Social History, Audio-Visual/ Audio, Learning Themes/ WW2/ Oral Histories  
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Credit: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove
Licence: CC BY-SA
Caption: Audio File
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Type (of Object or Artwork): Oral History
Title (of Artwork / Object): Track 4 - Air Raids
Creator (of Artwork / Object): Interviewee: Freda Slatford / Interviewer: Jo Palache
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 6 November 2009
Subject tags:
World War II
Second World War
Other Keywords: WW2
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Size: 14.81 MB; 2 minutes 56 seconds;
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Linked Accession no.: OH000329