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I Can Hear Them All Singing…

Duration: 02:07

Betty Hockey remembers the concert party she formed during World War Two to entertain the troops. As a dancer she performed the can can, which was daring for the time. And for Betty one particular location, Hurst Castle, stirs up memories of those days she spent entertaining during the war.

Available since: Mon 19 Sep 2011

Credits

Producer
Alexandra Briscoe
Executive Producer
Caroline Wright

This clip is from

Entertaining the Troops

Documentary telling the story of the performers who kept up the troops' morale during WW2.

First broadcast: 20 Sep 2011

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