• Navy 6 videos

    Harold Addie

    Harold Addie gives an emotional account of his time as a Wireman on LCT501. Early on D-Day, they were responsible for landing...

  • Army 3 videos

    Ron Stephens

    Ron Stephens joined the army in 1939 and trained as a Vehicle Mechanic in the REME.  On the Normandy Beaches, removing vehicles...

  • Airforce 4 videos

    Eddie Wallace

    During World War Two, Eddie Wallace served with the 86th Regiment Royal Artillery. He provides a detailed account of D-Day. “I can...

  • Navy 1 videos

    Cyril Simms

    Cyril Simms was a Royal Marine and during the Normandy Landings his LCG patrolled the Trout Line keeping an eye out for...

  • Army 8 videos

    John Mitchell

    John Mictchell provides a detailed interview of his life in the Royal Signals. On D-Day he landed on Juno beach and was...

  • Navy 2 videos

    Bernard Howell

    Bernard Howell was only 16 when he joined the Navy. After experiencing the waters off the coasts of Russia, Italy and Egypt,...

  • Army 5 videos

    Tony Martin

    Whether is was protecting Britain’s important targets from German bombers or creating crash strips for damaged planes, Tony’s war was loud, dirty...

  • Navy 7 videos

    Bill Blount

    THE BUOYANT FIREPOWER EXPERT   In one of the toughest war roles, Royal Marine Bill Blount gives a compelling account of his...

  • 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...

  • Army 6 videos

    Terry Carroll

    When Terry opted to join the Dragoons over the RAF and the Navy he hadn't expected to find himself in Flail Tank...

  • Army 5 videos

    Gordon Smith

    Gordon Smith gives an emotional account of his military experiences during WWII starting with memories of the Blitz.

  • Navy 3 videos

    Robert Watts

    Robert was on Landing craft at D Day. One thing that still lives with him trying to rescue Canadian troops from drowning...

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