• Navy 8 videos

    David Craig

    David Craig provides a fantastic account of his time as a Radio Operator on the Merchant Ship, the Dover Hill. His recollection...

  • Civilian 8 videos

    Lorna Hunter

    Lorna Hunter is married to Thomas who served with the regular and Territorial Armies. Suffering with PTSD led to a huge strain...

  • Army 7 videos

    Michael White

    Michael served in Korea with the 42 Field Regiment. Royal Artillery. He gives a good account of his time in service.   

  • Army 4 videos

    Richard Davey

    Richard Davey provides a detailed account of his time as a Gunner / Radio Op in Korea where for a while he...

  • Army 8 videos

    Albert Figg

    Albert Figg was well respected for his work in focusing attention to the devastating battle of Hill 112.  He joined the This...

  • Army 7 videos

    Geoff Holland

    Going to Korea lost Geoff Holland his fiancé but embedded behind the line with the Royal Artillery he played an important role...

  • Army 4 videos

    Wally Fuller

    On D-Day, Wally Fuller was a Gunner with the 4th Royal Tank Regiment. On the 8th June, 1944 he landed on Gold Beach. 

  • Army 4 videos

    Jim Stephens

    Jim Stephens served in 56th Devonshire Regiment, 86th Anti-Tank Regiment Royal Artillery.  He was a lucky soldier. 

  • Army 2 videos

    Doug Lakey

    Whilst in Normandy, Doug Lakey served as an Observation Point Sergeant. It was fierce but also fun… 

  • Army 5 videos

    Michael Manny

    Manny Michael served with the Royal Army Service Corps. After D-Day he was posted to Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force (SHAEF) and...

  • Army 1 videos

    Henry Draper

    During the Normandy landings Henry Draper arrived at Juno Beach - and those who weren’t willing to jump off the side of...

  • Army 6 videos

    Roy Clarke

    To this day, as he gets ready to go to bed, Roy Clarke is thankful he is not sleeping under a tank.

  • Army 4 videos

    John Bower

    In the close quarters of his tank regiment, John felt an affinity with the other men as they faced enemy fire together.  

  • Army 8 videos

    Jack Webb

    ‘For an unlucky man, I’ve had an awful lot of good luck’ - Jack Webb tells us how he escaped the war...

  • Navy 3 videos

    Cyril Standiford

    As a gunner in the Navy, Cyril Standiford was part of Operation Neptune, and experienced a terrifying attack of his ship of...

  • Army 4 videos

    Ernie Brewer

    COURAGE IN THE COUNTRY LANES In five short films, Ernie Brewer of the Royal Artillery gives an extraordinary account of the D-Day...

  • Army 9 videos

    Eric Downing

    Eric Downing provides a rare and often times emotional insight into the role of a Gunner on a Flail tank during the...

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