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Minutes of a meeting held at 'Rozel', Mount Durand 29/12/1944, between representatives from the International Red Cross, the States of Jersey and Guernsey, and the German Forces, to discuss Red Cross supplies for the Channel Islands. Includes correspondence with Guernsey and cards from the Red Cross representatives.
Date: December 29th 1944 - December 29th 1944
Notes on a meeting between a German Major and the Commander of an American ship, on contact being made with the International Red Cross, and on the German High Command proposal to evacuate the civil population of Jersey
Date: September 26th 1944 - September 26th 1944
Report on the evacuation of Jersey in July 1940 written in Jul 1940 by Sir Reginald Biddle, Rozel, Brookvale Road, Southampton , Hampshire
Date: July 30th 1959 - August 19th 1959
Sound recording of Florence Chapman, née Major, speaking about the Occupation and the years after. She was interviewed on 01/10/2004 by Marleen Hacquoil for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mrs Chapman speaks about listening to the radio, waiting for the evacuation and the proclamation of Queen Elizabeth.
Date: October 1st 2004
Sound recording of Dora Horsfall, née Slade, speaking about the Occupation and the years after. She was interviewed on 27/01/2005 by Stuart Nicolle for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mrs Horsfall speaks about the excitement on Liberation day, the arrival of the british soldiers, the germans making a sorry sight leaving the island, her husbands job grinding corn for rations during the occupation, the grain in the merchants store, reusing everything, the welsh girls staying at the Grand Hotel and working during the tomato season, her husbands going to England to sell the tomatoes and the competition between merchants, the return of the evacuee, the deportations, compare the fortification in Jersey with those in England, the battle of flower, the international road race and various entertainments on the island.
Date: January 27th 2005
Sound recording of Nelley Le Bredonchel, née Hotten, speaking about the Occupation and the years after. She was interviewed on 10/02/2005 by Stuart Nicolle for the Liberation to Coronation Oral History Project. Mrs Le Bredonchel speaks about being an evacuee, leaving Jersey on a boat for Southampton and then a train to Barnesly, the living conditions there, going to school, learning about the liberation on the radio, going back to Jersey, finding their house the same as someone had looked over it, the fortifications, going to school in St Aubins and the shortage of paper, her work at Orvis bakehouse, the battle of flowers, houses, the potatoes and tomatoes crop, the St Aubins fete, her St Johns Ambulance duty, working at the crèche, the rationing after liberation, churches, the death of the king, the coronation, bakeries, and various shops
Date: February 10th 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.
Date: November 29th 2004
Photocopy of a letter from Guy Porter, London to Lefroy regarding his evacuation experience from Jersey prior to the arrival of the German troops. Photocopy of the Third Order relating to measures against the Jews, as it appeared in the Evening Post.
Date: June 23rd 1940 - June 23rd 1940
Date: April 26th 1941
File containing correspondence relating to evacuated States Homes. File contains details on the names and addresses of states tenants who were evacuated. Also contains details on the insurance of these properties.
Date: February 20th 1941 - March 1st 1941
File containing correspondence relating to rental agreements during the occupation of the Island of Jersey.
Date: 1940 - 1945
Date: March 5th 1941 - September 3rd 1941
Correspondence and papers relating to the Loi pour faciliter la construction de maisons ouvieres and to enable working classes to borrow loans from the States so to do. Includes contracts relating to the property of John Alexander Wightman and lists of those houses evacuated in 1940
Date: February 28th 1934 - February 24th 1949
Correspondence and papers relating to miscellaneous Superior Council matters, with index. Subjects include:
Date: February 5th 1942 - March 29th 1947
Miscellaneous correspondence with the Bailiff concerning the closure of a road near St Matthew's Church and the evacuation of Mr W Le Moignan from Mourier Valley
Date: February 1st 1945 - February 12th 1945
Correspondence relating to Red Cross activities, includes; request for news of Clarence Claude Painter and Peter Edward Painter, red cross messages, correspondence relating to the Irish community, evacuation of invalids, visits of the SS Vega, contents of food parcels, fuel control, and lists of medical and essential services supplies urgently needed
Date: May 23rd 1941 - April 18th 1945
Notebook containing details of the Visite de Branchage including details of properties inspected and names of property owners. also includes at rear of notebook, a List of evacuated houses returned by the Administration. Includes name of house, name of person evacuated and name of their administrator.
Date: July 15th 1938 - January 1st 1948
Correspondence Received regarding the control of firearms, restrictions and orders during the occupation from the German Feldkommandant, air raid precautions, rates, letters of thanks, enquiries, licences, dealing with the property of evacuated members of the parish and repair of roads.
Date: 1939 - 1942
Photograph of boats in the Harbour, and photographs the SS Lorina one of repairs being carried out and the other at very low tide. The SS Lorina was later sunk during the evacuation of Dunkirk.
Date: November 2nd 1935 - January 9th 1946
Subject: Old Harbours
File number: 3
Page number: 5
Photograph of the SS Lorina, which was later sunk during the evacuation of Dunkirk, and photograph of the Cunard Liner SS Antonia.
Date: July 6th 1929 - January 9th 1946
Subject: Old Harbours
File number: 4
Page number: 2