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15 October 2014
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Peoples War Team in the East Midlands
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Stories contributed by Peoples War Team in the East Midlands

The End of the War, May 8th
GI and Bevin Boy Experiences
Mansfield Market
Chocolate
War Time Evacuations
The Park
Gas Attack
The Arrest of Rudolf Hess
Long Eaton guns
Wartime Emotions
When Monty Visited the Pit
I Wish I Was Back on the Night Shift At Crown Farm.
Mothers memories
The first memory of my Dad
School days
Blackouts
Terror From The Sky
Cadets
Wartime to a Child
Evacuees in Our Home
A Day Out in Wartime
Christmas Sharing
A Letter from a 10 Year-Old Boy in 1939 to a 10 Year-Old Girl in 1999
Band Mates
Blackpool
Hiding Airmen
Sheffield Bombing
Convoys
Dunkirk
Cousins Death
Bugger Your Violin
Cornflakes
German Wreckage
Gas Masks and Blackouts
Gun Attack
Boyhood WW2 Memories
My Dads Wartime Story
Wartime Memories
Being a Child in Wartime
Football Matches and Raids
My Mums ID Cardicon for Story with photo
Memories of Waricon for Story with photo
War Memories 1939-1945
Victory Babiesicon for Story with photo
Wellington Bombers and other things
The day war broke out
Death of a Dad
Grandpas War
Annies Time
Memories of Larkhillicon for Story with photo
Mock Dog Fight
RAF Billeting
Lens RAF Aircrew Days
The Woody Woodpecker song
One week in the life of a ATC cadet at camp
Jeans childhood of escaping rabbits and brown clothes
A second world war - by Dorothy
Working life of a young boy on war work
John Moodys Experiences During World War 2
Got any gum chum
The aeroplanes coming to bomb Hardwick paratroopers
My War
Burma
Desert Rats
Spies in the house
Air Raids, Rations and Iron Walls
Mrs Rogers in the war
Evacuees
Alfreton 1941`
A Nottingham School Girls Recollection - Clothes Rationing
Wartime Recollections of a Nottingham School Girl - Convoys.
Wartime recollections of a Nottingham School Girl - Food Rationing
My amazing mum
My Brothers Burma
Not in your shed will they wait
Dakin Street Shelter
Machine gun madness
Rosalies Wartime
My Fathers Medals and Stripesicon for Story with photo
My Mum and Dad in Wartimeicon for Story with photo
The School has been Bombedicon for Story with photo
The school has been bombed 2icon for Story with photo
The school has been bombed 3icon for Story with photo
The Nottingham Bombing.
10pm Monday 5th May to 10.30am Tuesday 6th May 1941
Fear
19th August 1940
The Perrys War Time Weddingicon for Story with photo
1945 - a Family's Tiny Toticon for Story with photo
Baby Brianicon for Story with photo
Baby Brian - Tiny Toticon for Story with photo
A Perry in the Pramicon for Recommended storyicon for Story with photo
A Wedding in War Timeicon for Story with photo
We Wouldn't Get Away with it Now
Paper Drive
German Prisoners of War
A Snapshot of Eric's Waricon for Recommended story
My Mum and Dads ID Cardicon for Story with photo
A War Time Lettericon for Story with photo
My Dads Soliders Pay Bookicon for Story with photo
My Dads Soliders Release Bookicon for Story with photo
My Family on Holidayicon for Story with photo
Harry Chambersicon for Story with photo
Harry Chambers Complete With Haticon for Story with photo
London Fire Uniticon for Story with photo
Harry and his fire fightersicon for Story with photo
Baby Zillahicon for Story with photo
Digging for Victoryicon for Story with photo
Women in War Timeicon for Story with photo
London Fire Fightersicon for Story with photo
London Fire Fightersicon for Story with photo
Women in Wartimeicon for Story with photo
My Familyicon for Story with photo
My Great Grandadicon for Story with photo
The Wedding of Joyce and Fred Butterworthicon for Story with photo
My Great Grandad in Uniformicon for Story with photo
My Grans ID Cardicon for Story with photo
RAF Momentosicon for Story with photo
Evacuation from London
Grandad's Story
Thomas' Army Life
Blackouts and School Shelters
Norway
War Time Service in the St John
Allied Fire
Italian Volcanoes
War Memories
Short recollections of evacuation
Rolls Royce
Lucky escape
Monte Casino
Barrage balloons
Looking Back
My lovely sister
Newark Landgirlsicon for Story with photo
Rationing without a husband
Molly's War
Munitions
Edna's wedding
Ednas Evacuees
My teenage years
Land Girl Ivy
London Roses
My missed D-day
A love letter
Aron jumpers
Jewish German Families
Tonsils and sandbags
Weddings and WAAF'sicon for Recommended story
West Bridgford War Time
Margaret takes the bull by the horns
Bills War
My Familys War
Land Girl Pictureicon for Story with photo
Land Girl Pictureicon for Story with photo
War Time Partyicon for Story with photo
Hiltons War Hours
A school girl at home in the 1940's
Ash
The Gloria
Gas mask dents
The Duchess' War Time Journey
Dark Days - Darker Nights
Air Raids
Planes Over Jamacia
The Girl From The Isle of Man
Belsen Liberation
Childhood Memories of Wartime in Antigua
The start of war
Teenager Beryls War
Mending Dreams Broken by the Waricon for Story with photo
“ Childhood in Manchester during the War”
Beaches covered in Barbed wire
Our Uncle, one of the first soldiers in Dunkirk.
Moments in My life
Moving House on the day that war was announced.
My Life

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