• Army 7 videos

    Steve Sheeran

    Steve remembers his first parade fondly…

  • Civilian 14 videos

    Daphne Park

     Daphne Margaret Sybil Désirée Park, Baroness Park of Monmouth  joined the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry (FANY) in 1943.  During the selection process...

  • Army 6 videos

    Leslie Fernandez

    Leslie Fernandez was a fit man when he was young. He loved sports and was good at them. Exactly the sort of...

  • Airforce 7 videos

    Tony Iveson

    Tony Iveson gives a truly amazing account of his distinguished career in the RAF. He was one of the few pilots to...

  • Airforce 11 videos

    Fred Danckwardt

    During World War II, Fred Danckwardt survived 45 Operations with Bomber Command. He then returned to help on the Berlin Airlift. He...

  • Airforce 7 videos

    Brian Bird

    One of the few surviving WWII pilots to have flown both the Hurricane and the Spitfire. Brian has all his faculties and...

  • Army 6 videos

    Edward Redmond

    Paddy Redmond gives a frank account of his time in Korea with the Middlesex Regiment. As a former Commando, he was happy...

  • Airforce 9 videos

    Stuart Holmes

    Stuart Holmes flew Sunderland Flying boats with 205 Squadron during the Korean war. He provides a lot of interesting detail about his...

  • 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 8 videos

    Arthur Brown

    Sergeant Arthur Brown originally joined the Royal Artillery in 1943. He soon found that it wasn’t really exciting enough and when a...

  • Civilian 4 videos

    Moyra Smiley

    Moyra Smiley grew up in Kenya and was educated in Europe. In these films she talks about her life in the FANY...

  • Army 1 videos

    Ken Watson

    Ken Watson’s wife talks about her late husband. 

  • Army 4 videos

    Jim Stephens

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

  • Army 1 videos

    Bert Williams

    Bert Williams was one of 90 sergeants that Montgomery took to Germany. He served with the Royal Army Service Corp.

  • Army 3 videos

    Basil Chambers

    Basil Chambers was sent to Berlin, Germany with the Royal Norfolk Regiment. He’s in the country when the Russians blockade the city...

  • Army 9 videos

    Richard Donovan

    Richard Donovan gives an detailed account of his military service with the Royal Welch Regiment in the 1950’s. It starts with a...

  • Army 12 videos

    Freddie Hunn

    Freddie Hunn gives one of the best accounts of the Second World war that Legasee have been fortunate enough to record. In...

  • Airforce 6 videos

    Garry Garretts

    Squadron Leader Garry Garretts flew on the Berlin Airlift as part of a 30 year RAF career. Check his photos. He later...

  • Army 5 videos

    Steve Jackson

    Stephen Jackson gives an emotional account of his service with the Northumberland Fusiliers during the Aden Emergency.

  • Army 11 videos

    Charles Eagles

    Charles Eagles was in 'S' Company of the 9th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry and landed at Gold Beach. His specialism was mine...

  • Airforce 7 videos

    Ed Meddings

    Ed Meddings saw action in WWII and then flew on the Berlin Airlift. A modest man he gives a detailed account of...

  • Airforce 5 videos

    Gordon Jones

    Gordon Jones flew in Bomber Command and confesses to being lucky. Very lucky. In his interview he talks in detail about the...

  • Airforce 6 videos

    Paul Farnes

    Paul Farnes is one of the surviving pilots from the Battle of Britain. He was awarded 8 kills and a DFM. We...

  • Airforce 4 videos

    William Walker

    William Walker was the oldest surviving veteran of the Battle of Britain. In March 2012 he gave an amazingly lucid and detailed...

  • Airforce 3 videos

    Ken Wilkinson

    Battle of Britain Pilot shares memories of life in the RAF.

  • Airforce 3 videos

    Bob Foster

    A conversation with Bob Foster - Battle of Britain fighter pilot.

  • Airforce 7 videos

    Tony Pickering

    Tony was a pilot in 501 Squadron. He was 19 when he flew his first sortie in the Battle of Britain and...

  • Army 6 videos

    Kriss Akabusi

    Fascinating interview with a British Olympic athlete who reached the pinnacle of his sport through the support of the British Army. 

  • Navy 6 videos

    Ted Hunt

    At 91 Ted amazed us all with his encyclopaedic memory of his time as 2nd in command of 15 Rhino LST landing...

Legasee is one of the first consolidated attempts to document the war-time experiences of men and women who have served their country.  While remembrance ceremonies and battle anniversaries are regularly reported on TV,  this coverage rarely focuses on veterans’ personal experiences for more than a few seconds and is of limited value as an educational tool or a record of individual achievement. Legasee aims to cover military life in much more depth by focusing on personal stories and viewpoints. If you think this work is important, please consider a donation. PLEASE DONATE NOW