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Gas Masks

by Lancshomeguard

Contributed by 
Lancshomeguard
People in story: 
James and Sheila Duckett
Location of story: 
Providence St Great Harwood
Article ID: 
A3958473
Contributed on: 
27 April 2005

Gas masks are not a good memory for both of us - they were smelly and made you sweat.

Mu mum used to work at "Gas Mask" on Garden Street. Now it's called Newmans Slippers.

I remember the blackout - you had to feel the walls to be able to get from house to house.

Dad was in the Home Guard and Sunday was his drill day.

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