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Language and literacy lessons
(based on 10 oral histories)
Conducting an oral history
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Oral History Project
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" We were chasing pirates all over ... we had absolutely no chance of catching them ... they always had the edge on us."
A summary of Bob's story and a brief description of the historical period can be found in the Bob Magnus lesson.
Robert (Bob) Stanley Magnus RIP 15/10/1925 - 11/6/2011
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to listen to Bob's oral history about
his life in the English Navy during World War Two and the work he did at sea when the war finished
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Press the play button to listen to Bob's oral history of his
service in the British Local Defence Volunteers when he was 15 years old
Bob Magnus / trainer
DATE AND LOCATION OF INTERVIEWS:
8/6/2008, Bowral NSW, 17/4/2010, Bowral NSW
LENGTH OF RECORDINGS:
World War Two, 51 minutes, Local Defence Volunteers, 12 minutes and 36 seconds
ORIGINAL RECORDINGS HELD AT:
World War 2, British Local Defence Volunteers - later developed into the Home Guard
Joining up / forging documents to enlist underage / England’s Royal Navy
Life at sea / recreation leave / playing cricket with Australian sailors
Declaration of peace / end of WWII / Japan / Hong Kong / chasing pirates in the South China Sea
Local Defence Volunteers / LDV in Sussex / fear of invasion after Fall of France / issued Canadian Ross Rifles / minimal training / standard uniform / on duty after work during day as first year apprentice / guard and sentry duties - "Who goes there" / a few days on and a few days off / no food, just a cup of tea / Very scary - air raids, bombs. Battle of Britain / no women in LDV / just like Dad's Army television show / an enormous serious game
Yes - in Bob Magnus lesson on this wiki for WW2
Yes – in Bob Magnus lesson on this wiki for WW2
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