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  • HARDING, JOHN (Oral history)

    HARDING, JOHN (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1984


    British officer served with 11th Bn London Regt in GB, Gallipoli, Egypt and Palestine, 1914-1917; served with 162 and 163 Machine Gun Coys, Machine Gun Corps in Palestine, 1917-1918; variously attached to staff of 54th Div and XXI Corps, 1917-1918;...

  • SMITH, RON (Oral history)

    SMITH, RON (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: SMITH, RON (interviewee/speaker) 2001-02


    British NCO served with 4th Coastal Bty, 3rd Coastal Regt at Gibraltar, 1938-1942; served with 145 Bty, Coastal Artillery in GB, 1942-1944; served with 505 Bty, (Queen's Own Dorset Yeomanry) RA officer in GB, 1944; served with 30th Field Regt, RA in...

  • Corbould, William Robert (Oral history)

    Corbould, William Robert (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2002-06-14


    British private served with 70th Bn The Buffs in GB, 1940-1941; cadet at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, GB, 1941; officer served with Training, Holding and 6th Bn Coldstream Guards, 33rd Guards Bde in GB, 1941-1942; served with 2nd Bn Coldstream...

  • Cutter, Reginald (Oral history)

    Cutter, Reginald (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1993


    British fitter/driver served with 296 Bty, 74th Field Regt, Royal Artillery in GB and North West Europe, 1939-1940; served with 107 Bty, <South Notts Hussars> 7th Medium Regt, RA in North Africa, Sicily and GB, 1942-1944; served with 425 Bty, 107...

  • Lane, Arthur (Oral history)

    Lane, Arthur (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1988-08-02


    Description British boy soldier served with 2nd Bn Manchester Regiment in GB, 4/1936-1/1937; boy soldier and private served with 1st Bn Manchester Regiment in Egypt, Palestine and Singapore, Malaya, 1937-1942; POW in Changi and Havelock Road POW Camps in...

  • Templer, Gerald Walter Robert (Oral history)

    Templer, Gerald Walter Robert (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Templer, Gerald Walter Robert (interviewee/speaker) 1971-03-30


    British officer recalls Field Marshal Lord Alexander's personality and his service in York, GB and India during 1930s; Dunkirk, North Africa and Italy 1940-1944; and appointment as Minister of Defence, GB 1952-1954

  • Rhyl, Evelyn Nigel Chetwolde (Baron) (Oral history)

    Rhyl, Evelyn Nigel Chetwolde (Baron) (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Nicolson, Nigel (recorder) 1972-06-08


    British civilian recalls Field Marshal Lord Alexander as Minister of Defence to whom he was parliamentary secretary in GB 1952-1954

  • Churchill


    (sound) Made by: BBC (recorder) 1964-11-03


    Extract from BBC radio programme entitled 'Churchill' in which British Field Marshal recalls discussion with Prime Minister Winston Churchill prior to Normandy landings, 5/1944, London, GB, 3/11/1964

  • Field Marshal Sir Bernard Montgomery: Retaining German Surrender Documents

    Field Marshal Sir Bernard Montgomery: Retaining German Surrender Documents

    (sound) Made by: BBC (recorder) 1961-08-02


    Extract from BBC radio broadcast by British Field Marshal describing how Prime Minister Winston Churchill allowed him to retain German surrender documents in his personal possession, London, GB, 2/8/1961

  • Week's Good Cause

    Week's Good Cause

    (sound) Made by: BBC (recorder) 1951-09-16


    BBC radio broadcast by British politician appealing on behalf of RAF Benevolent Fund, London, GB, 16/9/1951