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Food Memories

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nottinghamcsv
People in story: 
Leonora Williams
Location of story: 
Dover, Kent
Background to story: 
Civilian
Article ID: 
A4889857
Contributed on: 
09 August 2005

This story was submitted to the People's War site by CSV/BBC Radio Nottingham on behalf of Leonora Williams with her permission. The author fully understands the site's terms and conditions.

There weren’t anything like bananas and oranges. There were hardly any sweets, we had 2oz cheese, one egg, and dried egg and semolina — it was horrible. My Dad would go and queue up for the food.

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