Comments

Sound recording of Percy Le Masurier speaking about the Occupation and the years after. He was interviewed on 20/10/2004 by Marleen Hacquoil for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mr Masurier speaks about his exam before the occupation, working on a farm and the advantages, organising a sport club during the occupation, the rapid mechanisation after the war, his cattle farm and varying his crops, his involvment with the Milk Marketing board, the varying number of cattle on the island and the impact on milk supply, the potatoes industy and the exportation, the insurance scheme, the sale of german horses and of the prisoners of wars wooden huts.

Reference

C/D/P/P1/55

Date

October 20th 2004

Names

Jersey Heritage Trust
Hacquoil, Marleen
Le Masurier, Percy
Milk Marketing Board

Keywords

history | oral history | sound recordings | sound | Liberation | Occupation | Exams | Farm work | sports clubs | machines | tractors | Cattle | crops | Flowers | herds | Milk | Potatoes | exports | social security | insular insurance | sales | Horses | huts

Dimensions

1 digital sound recording

Language

English

Level of description

file

Access Restriction

Digital Sound Recording. Ask at Helpdesk for Access.

Closed until

2100

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