Comments

BBC Radio Jersey-Occupation Tapes. Told by the people who lived through it produced by Beth Lloyd. Part 17: D-Day and the Last Terrible Year. Eye witnesses talking about the realisation that D-Day was taking place, aeroplanes going over the island, lack of fuel and food supplies, health in island worsening, Red Cross parcels, the arrival and unloading of the SS Vega, starvation of German soldiers and waiting for liberation. See R/06/4.

Reference

R/07/F1/17

Date

August 5th 1990 - August 5th 1990

Names

SS Vega
Red Cross International Society
Lloyd, Beth
BBC Radio Jersey

Keywords

Fuel | German soldiers | Red Cross parcels | health | supplies | Food | Aeroplanes | D-day | escapees | Second World War | Liberation | Occupation | interviews | radio stations | sound recordings | sound | radios

Dimensions

1 sound reel

Language

English

Level of description

file

Access Restriction

See R/06/4

Closed until

2100

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