WWII evacuees: Your experiences

At the outbreak of World War II, when the threat of German attack loomed large over Britain, children across the country were evacuated from their homes, sometimes for years at a time.

Here are some stories of evacuees, some of them from Guernsey, their ages at the time of evacuation and a snapshot of their experiences in Scotland. You can send us your stories using the form below.

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