Early Years of the War
"War was declared on Germany on September 3 1939. I was just over eleven years old...."
Daylight Raid on Bristol
"...we heard the scream of the first bombs as they came whistling down....."
"..we were in sight of our house... I could see that the roof was off....."
"Within a few minutes the ARP warden was again shouting ....."
"....one of the ladies came towards us and said we would have to split up and go to different homes........"
"... they had the uniform, the money, the nylons the chocolate AND the girls."
"....Someone shouted "follow me, don't go to the shelters...."
V-E Day and V-J Day
"....The whole world seemed to go crazy with dancing, singing and parties in the street..."