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In pictures: Life during WWII

Group image showing the war-time converted fire engine and firemen

The war-time converted fire engine and firemen going through their paces in Underhill Park, Mumbles.

Group image of the home guard

The Home Guard gather by the walls of the castle.

Image of VE Day bonfire at Thistleboon, Mumbles, with placard proclaiming 'the end of evil'.

VE Day bonfire at Thistleboon, Mumbles.

Group image of VJ Day party of children and adults

VJ Day party outside Southend Fire Station

WRNS group at Tutt

WRNS group at Tutt

image shows Ivor Maunder and Gladys Chugg shortly after their wedding

Ivor Maunder and Gladys Chugg at their wedding 1944

Image of Morgan Davies in uniform with his bride Edna Harris all in white

The war-time wedding of Morgan Davies and Edna Harris. Thanks to local historians Carol and John Powell for sharing these pictures with us.

Memories of the Second World War
01 Sep 09 |  History


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