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Christine Collins, FACI (Middlesex)

1. Little did the maker's mother realise when she and her husband-to-be named the date for their wedding that it would become so historic: the day Britain and Germany declared war - September 3rd, 1939. This is a personal recollection by Babs of how it affected what is usually considered to be a young couple's big day; imagine what it must have been like to have been dressing for your wedding as Neville Chamberlain's now-famous speech was broadcast on the wireless.
IAC Gold Seal 1989

Donated by the maker


Total running time 9 mins.

Not available for hire at present.

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