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  • Barrow, Harold Guy (Oral history)

    Barrow, Harold Guy (Oral history)

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


    British private served as driver with 1st East Lancashire Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps in GB and Gallipoli, 1913-1916; sapper served with Royal Engineers in Egypt, Palestine and on Western Front, 1916-1919.

  • Roberts, Gerry (Oral history)

    Roberts, Gerry (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2003-12


    British NCO served as bomber navigator and pilot flying Hampdens with 106 Sqdn, Bomber Command, RAF at Coningsby, 4/1941-12/1941; served as flying instructor at No 12 Advanced Flying Unit, RAF in GB, 1942; served with 150 Sqdn, RAF in GB and North Africa...

  • Taussig, Kurt (Oral history)

    Taussig, Kurt (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2007-12


    Czechoslovakian Jewish civilian lived in Sudetenland, Czechoslovakia, 1923-1939; arrested, 1939; emigrated to GB, 1939; worked as gardener and agricultural labourer in Cumbria, 1939-1942; served as ferry pilot with No 2 Ferry Unit, RAF, Sicily, 1944-1944...

  • Halliday, George (Oral history)

    Halliday, George (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2002-09


    British able seaman served aboard HMS Goodall in North Atlantic, Western Approaches and Arctic Ocean, 1944-1945. Sunk by torpedo in Kola Inlet, 29/4/1945. Served aboard HMS Cuckmere and HMS Ajax in Mediterranean, 1945-1947

  • White, Wilfred Scott (Oral history)

    White, Wilfred Scott (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1996-03-28


    British officer cadet trained with Officer Cadet Training Unit in Heysham, GB, 1941-1942; officer served with 9th Bn Durham Light Infantry in North Africa, 1942-1943; POW in Italy, 1943; served with Durham Light Infantry in GB, 1944; served with School...

  • Blair, Ian (Oral history)

    Blair, Ian (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2006-01


    British armourer/air gunner served with 101 Sqdn RAF in GB, 1935-1937; served with 144 Sqdn, RAF in GB, 1937-1938; served with 113 Sqdn, RAF in Egypt and Libya, 1938-1940; subject of official photograph used in 'Careless Talk Costs Lives'...

  • Hutton, William Allan (Oral history)

    Hutton, William Allan (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1990


    British NCO served with 425 Bty, 107th Regt, <South Notts Hussars> Royal Artillery in GB, Palestine and North Africa, 1939-1942; briefly POW and escaped, 1942; served as NCO with Field Security Section attached to General Headquarters, Eighth Army...

  • Mackay, Alan (Oral history)

    Mackay, Alan (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 2008


    British stoker on draft aboard Eumaeus when torpedoed, 16/1/1941; served as stoker aboard HMS Lucia, 1941-1943; served as petty officer aboard HMS Alecto, 1943-1945; served aboard Landing Ship Tank (LST) 3045, 1945-1945

  • Lester, George Leslie (Oral history)

    Lester, George Leslie (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: Wood, Conrad (recorder) 2000-02-15


    British boy seaman trained at HMS St George, GB, 1940-1942; boy telegraphist served aboard HMS Nelson in Mediterranean, 1942-1943; telegraphist served aboard HMS Kingsmill during Normandy landings, 6/1944-8/1944; served aboard HMS Franconia in Black Sea...

  • Hawksworth, Robert Whiston (Oral history)

    Hawksworth, Robert Whiston (Oral history)

    (sound) Made by: IWM (Production company) 1992-08-04


    British boy musician, private and NCO served with 1st Bn Durham Light Infantry in GB, China, Hong Kong, North Africa, Syria, Greece and Italy, 1936-1944; NCO served with Durham Light Infantry in GB, 1944; NCO served with 6th Bn West Yorkshire Regt in GB...