Our ambition is to capture as many of these personal recollections, so that their legacy of bravery, sacrifice and suffering can live on. Meet them in our archive.
Written and directed by Alex McSweeney, OUT OF THE CAGE is a dramatic theatre production about Silvertown's WWI women munitions workers.
To keep our production costs to a minimum we rely heavily on the hard work and good will of our team of volunteers who help across a wide range of production, administrative and fundraising duties. Would you like to help us?
With over 100 Veteran interviews available to view, now is the perfect time to become a member of our charity and gain access to all our Archive Services.
“Click below to see what happened when pupils from Bungay High School met three of the surviving British Berlin Airlift Veterans at Flixton's, Norfolk and Suffolk aviation museum.”
“I shall never forget I turned the aircraft on a straight line... and I was on my way on my first trip over the German lines and it was really, quite the most dramatic experience I’ve ever had in my life”
“and as we were rowing, bang, he'd put another torpedo in her and she just went and all you could think were oh hell, and then it came very calm and you had great big bubbles coming up”