Wartime - Second World War (WWII)

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"For Remember"
Drawings by an Italian PoW in Harpenden in 1944
Page link: 10 Crabtree Lane hit by a bomb
10 Crabtree Lane hit by a bomb
The boy saved by sleeping under the stairs
Page link: A child's memories of WWII
A child's memories of WWII
Air raid warnings - and bombs
Page link: A German POW in Harpenden 1944-46
A German POW in Harpenden 1944-46
A classical pianist
Page link: Albert Edward Dines (Ted)
Albert Edward Dines (Ted)
A.E Dines in WWII at Singapore
Page link: Batford Prisoner of War Camp
Batford Prisoner of War Camp
And a friendship from the 1940s to the 1990s
Page link: F.P.& C. SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB
F.P.& C. SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB
A firm settles into Harpenden in 1939 for the war years
Page link: Harpenden in WWII - A.R.P.
Harpenden in WWII - A.R.P.
Air Raid Precautions: Volunteers Enrol At Public Meeting
Page link: My WWII - What it was like for me, Peter Rayner
My WWII - What it was like for me, Peter Rayner
by Peter Alan Rayner (8 December 1924 - 29 July 2007)
Page link: The Home Front in Harpenden - 1939
The Home Front in Harpenden - 1939
Exhibition on 6 September 2014
Page link: Wartime Harpenden
Wartime Harpenden
An overview of how Harpenden was affected by WWII
Page link: War Comes to Roundwood
War Comes to Roundwood
The Air Raid Warden and his Whistle on 3 September 1939
Page link: Air Raid Warnings in Harpenden
Air Raid Warnings in Harpenden
A Cacophany of Unpleasant Sound
Page link: Cloak and Dagger at Rothamsted Manor
Cloak and Dagger at Rothamsted Manor
Top Secret activities in the Second World War
Page link: First Aid Post, Vaughan Road
First Aid Post, Vaughan Road
Memories of a Red Cross volunteer in the Second World War
Page link: Harpenden's Evacuation Scheme - WWII
Harpenden's Evacuation Scheme - WWII
Preparations for the outbreak of war in 1939
Page link: Harpenden Men freed from Japanese PoW camp
Harpenden Men freed from Japanese PoW camp
Percy Lawrence, Hector Munt & Stephen Robinson
Page link: Harpenden Red Cross Society
Harpenden Red Cross Society
A First Aid Post Maintained throughout the War
Page link: Harpenden Red Cross Society
Harpenden Red Cross Society
A short summary of the first 75 years, from 1938-2013
Page link: War Memorials in Harpenden Churches
War Memorials in Harpenden Churches
St Nicholas and High St Methodist
Page link: John 'Cat's Eyes' Cunningham
John 'Cat's Eyes' Cunningham
Wartime and test pilot
Page link: 'Woodlands' In Wartime
'Woodlands' In Wartime
Keeping the Home Fires Burning
Page link: Scout Relief work in NW Europe
Scout Relief work in NW Europe
Summary of Cornelia Clutterbuck's 1945-1946 Diaries
Page link: Some wartime memories
Some wartime memories
from The Vale of the Nightingale (1996)
Page link: The Boys of Saint Hildas
The Boys of Saint Hildas
A Forgotten Chapter in the Tale of a Well Known Local School
Page link: Victory In Europe - 8 May 1945
Victory In Europe - 8 May 1945
Roundwood Celebrates
Category link: Evacuees - Personal memories
Evacuees - Personal memories
The Evacuation Scheme and Memories of Harpenden evacuees