Uploaded on:
07/05/2020 09:39
File Size:
11.72 MB
Duration:
2 minutes 19 seconds
16 views 1 download
Digital Media Bank ID: 132090
Original Filename: oh000330_trk05.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 5 - Daylight Raids: Ditchling Road attack; collecting canon shells. (2:50)
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 5 - Daylight Raids
Creator (of Artwork / Object): Interviewee: William Dawkins / Interviewer: Jo Palache
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 11 November 2009
Subject tags:
war
,
WWII
,
World War II
,
Second World War
   
Other Keywords: WW2

File info

Size: 11.72 MB; 2 minutes 19 seconds;

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: OH000330
    • Audio File
    • Track 4 - School
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 19.96MB
    • Audio File
    • Track 2 - Air Raids
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 18.16MB
    • Audio File
    • Track 3 - Scout Meeting Attack
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 13.29MB
    • Audio File
    • Track 1 - War Begins
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 10.43MB
    • Audio File
    • Track 7 - Fire Services
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 9.29MB
    • Audio File
    • Track 6 - Canadians
    • Oral history. Wartime Memories of Brighton & Hove...
    • Size: 9.82MB