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  • Green, Elizabeth (Oral history)

    Green, Elizabeth (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wenzel, John (recorder) 1992-09-08


    British civilian personal assistant to General Ismay, Deputy Secretary of the War Cabinet 1940-1945. Accompanied Lord Ismay to India and Paris in his capacity as First Secretary General of NATO during the 1950s

  • Pringle, Douglas Alexander (Oral history)

    Pringle, Douglas Alexander (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1984-08-08


    British officer served with 5th Indian Divisional Signals in India, Sudan and Eritrea, 1939-1941

  • Oral History Recording

    Oral History Recording

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2005-04


    British air gunner flew Blenheim IV with X Sqdn, RAF in GB, 1943; served as leading aircraftsman radar operator at Sango radar station, Durness, GB, 1943-1944; served with mobile radar unit, RAF in North West Europe, 1944; served with Wireless Operating...

  • 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;...

  • 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...

  • Murray, Edmund "Eddie" (Oral history)

    Murray, Edmund "Eddie" (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1995


    British l├ęgionnaire and NCO served with 1st (Headquarters) Regt French Foreign Legion in Algeria, 1937-1940; NCO served with 5th Regt French Foreign Legion in Indo-China and China, 1940-1945, including period in transit with Alessandri Column, 1945;...

  • Howard, John (Oral history)

    Howard, John (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1997


    British intelligence officer served with 2nd Bn, Royal Norfolk Regt in GB and India, 1939-1943. Served as intelligence officer with Headquarters, 4th Bde in India and Burma, 1943-1945. Present at Battle of Kohima, 4/1944-5/1944

  • Whatley, Paul Marham (Oral history)

    Whatley, Paul Marham (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1993-12-02


    British officer served aboard HMS Milford in South Atlantic, 1938-1939; served aboard HMS Cairo in GB coastal waters and off Norway, 1940; served aboard HMS Coventry in GB coastal waters and Mediterranean, 1940-1941; served aboard HMS Ilex in...

  • Auchinleck, Claude (Oral history)

    Auchinleck, Claude (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: BBC (Production company) 1974


    British Commander of Peshawar Brigade, Indian Army 1933-1936 and Commander-in-Chief of Indian Army 1941-1947

  • Easten, Donald Friswell (Oral history)

    Easten, Donald Friswell (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 1997-07-16


    British officer served with Honourable Artillery Company, GB, 1938-1939; served with 4th Bn Royal West Kent Regt and as liaison officer to 44th Div headquarters in GB and Egypt, 1940-1942; served as company commander with D Coy, 4th Bn Royal West Kent...