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15 October 2014
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There are 47,000 stories in the WW2 People's War archive. Browse through the categories below to find stories and photographs concerning major aspects of World War Two, and the locations where key events took place. Find out how these stories were categorised


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Individually Contributed Diaries [153 stories]icon for Recommended storyicon for Story with photo
1941-1945 Eastern Travels [9 stories]
A Gentle War - Kenneth James Crapp's Diary [9 stories]
A Mother's Diary [5 stories]
A Wartime Diary 1940-41 - Florrie Collinge [2 stories]icon for Story with photo
An Army Nurse's Diary by Annette Le Page [12 stories]
Battle of Britain Diary [7 stories]
Bert Ruffle's Diary [16 stories]
DIARY OF A TRANSIT HOME by Bertie Haines [3 stories]icon for Story with photo
Diary of Cyril Kirk [3 stories]icon for Story with photo
Don Paige - War Diaries [15 stories]icon for Story with photo
Extracts from the Journal of 1429538 Gunner Thomas Henry Baker [4 stories]icon for Story with photo
Extracts from Winifred Basham's diary 1939-1945 [7 stories]
George Townson's Wartime Diary C.1942 [4 stories]
Gunner Bellas POW [5 stories]
Harry Blood's War [10 stories]icon for Recommended story
Jack Collins - Stalag XXB [6 stories]icon for Story with photo
John Houseman's Diary - Mission Eucalyptus [7 stories]
Journal of a Flight Sergeant / Radio Specialist [5 stories]
Jozef Massart's War Diaries [4 stories]icon for Story with photo
JP Kearns - Diary 1943-1944 [7 stories]
L.W. Gibson's Personal Diary [3 stories]
Lancashire to Washington DC [3 stories]
Life in the Army - Arthur Ward's Diary [30 stories]icon for Story with photo
Log From 1940 of Retreat Through France [3 stories]
Lucky number 13 -War diary of Gunner Roy Cross [4 stories]icon for Story with photo
Memories: Diary of Peter Geoffrey Bate [8 stories]
My Dad's Wartime Diary [7 stories]
My Father's Stories - Philip Howarth [4 stories]icon for Story with photo
Percy Smith's War Diary [14 stories]
Prisoner of the Germans [5 stories]
Prisoner of War Diaries by George Staniforth [5 stories]
Queen Mary as troop ship by Gerald Hanson [5 stories]
RTA Northrop - My Father's Diaries [2 stories]
Setting Off On PQ18 [4 stories]icon for Story with photo
Shelagh Bliss' Diary [5 stories]
The Diary of Alan Forster, POW 3921, Stalag VIIIB (October 1944 - May 1945) [15 stories]
The Diary of Mrs Ruth Irving Bell [9 stories]
The Secret Wartime Journal of Frederick Jude [5 stories]icon for Recommended story
The War Diary Of Will S. Arnett, 1st Lt. USAAF [37 stories]
The Way Back Home by Jack Davis [5 stories]
War Diaries of Arthur Cope, R. A. (T. A.) [19 stories]
Wartime Diary of a Customs Officer [44 stories]
Wilfred (Pip) Hill's Diary 1940/1941 [6 stories]icon for Story with photo


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