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Short recollections of evacuation

by Peoples War Team in the East Midlands

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Peoples War Team in the East Midlands
People in story: 
Everylyn Rickman
Background to story: 
Civilian
Article ID: 
A4549269
Contributed on: 
26 July 2005

"This story was submitted to the site by the BBC's Peoples War Team in the East Midlands with Everylyn Rickmans permission. The author fully understands the site's terms and conditions."

I remember being evacuated along with my two brothers. It was a happy time. I also remember going to school with my gas mask, the couple I was with was very kind.

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