Spoken Memories


Over time it is aimed to record various people speaking of their early memories of the town where they grew up. Many will be sharing their experiences of childhood growing up during the Second World War.

Stanley Tout speaking in July 2017 of his earliest childhood memories during the late 1930’s through the 40’s and 50’s. Interviewed by Roger Pyke.

Part one

Part two

Barbara (nee Chapman) Cann interview in November 2017 by Gary Chapman where she talks of her experience during the ‘Battle of Launceston’ that took place between Black American GI’s and American military police during the Second World War.


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