Sound recording of Edwin Le Gresley Godel speaking in jèrriais for the Jèrriais Today Community Recording Project. Topics covered include school, his family, farms workers, animals and crops, holidays in Wales, card games, food, the war and the public office. Mr Godel accent is possibly from St Mary.

Reference: C/D/AS/A1/12

Date: June 10th 2017

Sound recording of Ivy Ferey, née La Rondu, speaking about the Occupation and the years after. She was interviewed on 11/03/2005 by Stuart Nicolle for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mrs Ferey speaks about seeing the soldiers on Liberation day, the crowds at La Pomme d'Or, the Jerrybags being punished, growing crops for the Germans troups, food supply from France, helping people who didn't have food, the Red Cross Parcels, the curfew, working for Deputy Pallot at Bel Royal, the clean up, exploring the bunkers, the rationing after Liberation, meeting her husband, the wedding preparation and reception, the ration books, their honeymoon in Guernsey, working on different farms, the community spirit, the shops, the tourism increase, the Battle of flowers, the tomatoes industry, the Royal visit, the International Road Race, the foot and mouth disease, the colorado beetle, the coronation, horse racing, cattle show, Jèrriais, cars, the Welsh and Bretons farms workers, the Social Security Law and the changes in the states policies after the war.

Reference: C/D/P/P1/30

Date: March 11th 2005

Sound recording of Iris Le Feuvre speaking about the Occupation and the years after. She was interviewed on 29/11/2004 by Stuart Nicolle for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mrs Le Feuvre speaks about going to Royal Square on Liberation day, the joy in the air, the Germans leaving, people going to the Underground Hospital, the dances after Liberation, the Russian prisoners, shortages, preparing her wedding trousseau, going to London on her honeymoon and seeing the bombsites, comparing London to Jersey after the war, the Insular Insurance scheme, the foot and mouth disease, televisions, the Royal wedding, the evacuees and their return, the cattles, the vegetables crop, farm work and its mechanisation, working at La Masuriers, being the first woman constable, the political reform and the elections, various shops in town, the home deliveries of various products, the district nurses, the difference in her house between then and now, the increase in tourism, the battle of flowers and the fair, the official visits of the king and queen, of Prince Edward and of field Marshall Montgomery, The Muratti, motorbike racing and various houses and persons on the race track, horse show, cattle show, going to the beaches, cinemas, the West Park Pavilion, the arrival of the street lighting in St Lawrence, the death of the king and the coronation.

Reference: C/D/P/P1/48

Date: November 29th 2004

Sound recording of Anne Perchard, née Billot, speaking about the Occupation and the years after. She was interviewed on 24/11/2004 by Geraldine des Forges for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mrs Perchard speaks about her family situation during the occupation, hearing the news on the radio and passing it on, cycling to the Jersey College for Girls, going to town for the celebration, cattle shows after the war, making money with the tomatoes, buying a tractor, the world jersey cattle bureau, the royal visits, how the shortages did not affect them much on the farm, the work on the farm, the young farmers club and its activities, the cattle shows, the Jersey cows, the outbreak of foot and mouth disease, the farm workers who helped with the potatoes and tomatoes, the colorado beetles, the changes in the Parish life, the way of life for a farmer, the increase in tourism, the activities available for Jersey visitors, the changes in the States, the importance of milk and its production, the start of refrigeration, Elizabeth and Philips visits, seeing the coronation on Pathe news, the visit of Montgomery, the sand racing and hill climbing, setting up her compagny, her involvement with the world bureau, the sports they played at school, the fashion for long skirts, being the mascot for the Rozel Rovers, and her fathers health.

Reference: C/D/P/P1/70

Date: November 24th 2004

Sound recording of Silvanus Yates speaking about the Occupation and the years after. He was interviewed on 15/12/2004 by Geraldine des Forges for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mr Yates speaks about being an evacuee and coming back to Jersey, seeing the fortification, the railway lines and the germans equipments, going to the beaches and the bunkers, people not talking about the occupation much, his father being stationed in Germany after the war and moving there, seeing the bomb damages in Germany, the attitudes of the germans post-war, the Civil Control Germany, the rationing and bartering with cigarette sent from Jersey, going to school in Germany, the displaced persons camps, going back to Jersey in 1948 and the food rationing still going on but better than in the UK, a higher standard of living on the island, the selling of tomatoes and potatoes, the tourists influx, going to Victoria College and the compulsory sport classes, going to the cinema, the battle of flowers, the milk bar, the farm workers, the coronation and the death of the King.

Reference: C/D/P/P1/84

Date: December 15th 2004

Registration card of Henry James Palmer, of Noirmont Farm, St Brelade, born 13/12/1899

Reference: D/S/A/1/A1010

Date: January 18th 1941 - January 18th 1941

Registration card of Alfred Toussaint Le Pennec, of Bella Vista Farm, Portelet, St Brelade, born 16/06/1924

Reference: D/S/A/1/A1013

Date: January 16th 1941 - January 16th 1941

Registration card of Francis John Pinglaux, of Corbière View, St Brelade, born 25/03/1925

Reference: D/S/A/1/A1048

Date: January 15th 1941 - January 15th 1941

Registration card of Norman Pinglaux, of Corbière View, St Brelade, born 12/06/1925

Reference: D/S/A/1/A1054

Date: January 14th 1941 - January 14th 1941

Registration card of Pierre Marie Joseph Pinglaux, of La Moie, St Brelade, born 18/10/1904, and John Francis Pinglaux, born 18/09/1936, recorded as child on back of card

Reference: D/S/A/1/A1055

Date: January 17th 1941 - January 17th 1941

Registration card of Percy Richards, of Franc Fief, St Brelade, born 07/07/1900

Reference: D/S/A/1/A1160

Date: April 8th 1941 - April 8th 1941

Registration card of Pierre Marie Rio, of Walton Villa, La Moye, St Brelade, born 25/10/1911, and Roger Pierre Rio, born 15/12/1940, recorded as child on back of card

Reference: D/S/A/1/A1169

Date: January 18th 1941 - January 18th 1941

Registration card of Ernest Alexandre Rolland, of Petit Port, St Brelade, born 31/07/1898

Reference: D/S/A/1/A1186

Date: January 16th 1941 - January 16th 1941

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