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Digital Media Bank ID: 132089
Original Filename: oh000330_trk04.WAV
Description: Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove 1939-1945. William Dawkins interviewed by Jo Palache.

Summary: Born in 1930 William Dawkins was at school during the war. He lived in Beaconsfield Road with his family and he particularly remembers school days at Ditchling Road School and the day that Preston Park scout group meeting suffered a bomb attack.

Track 4 - School: chocolate ration; joined by Balfour Road Girls’ School; school meals; three planes collide; pig swill. (3:58)
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
Show more details: 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 4 - School
Creator (of Artwork / Object): Interviewee: William Dawkins / Interviewer: Jo Palache
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 11 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: 19.96 MB; 3 minutes 57 seconds;
Administrative info
Linked Accession no.: OH000330
    • Audio File
    • Track 1 - War Begins
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 10.43MB
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    • Track 2 - Air Raids
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 18.16MB
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    • Track 3 - Scout Meeting Attack
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 13.29MB
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    • Track 5 - Daylight Raids
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 11.72MB
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    • Track 6 - Canadians
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 9.82MB
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    • Track 7 - Fire Services
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 9.29MB