Episodes

Jan. 26, 2018

25 Sgt Rufty Hill meets Winston Churchill in WWII

Tragic but poignant tale of five WWII comrades

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March 1, 2018

27 D-Day Veterans remember - Bennett and Cheall, WWII

Two veterans remember two beaches - Juno and Gold WW2

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March 31, 2018

28 Wilf Shaw 5 - RIP Tribute

A celebratory farewell to a WW2 hero

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May 8, 2018

29 Prisoner of War in WWII - Memoir by Brian Asquith

Memoirs of a British POW in WWII Poland, "Long Time, no WC"

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June 4, 2018

30 Queen Mary in WW2

Two WW2 servicemen. Two accounts of the same very special voyage in 1943

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June 24, 2018

31 Child of War - An interview with Volker Wehrum, WW2

Volker shares many dramatic stories about his German father and family in WWII

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July 20, 2018

32 Women at War 1 - Interview with Anne Cheall

Anne Cheall recalls what it was like being a civilian in WW2

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Aug. 29, 2018

33 Women at War 2 - Wartime Recipes and WRENS

Culinary survival skills and a Women's Royal Naval Service morse coding memoir

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Sept. 10, 2018

34 Women at War 3 - Wartime Holiday memoir by Anne Cheall

Wartime Holidays - Anne Cheall visits Wales in WWII

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Sept. 20, 2018

35 Freddie Linacre WW2 veteran interview

A WWII infantry veteran recounts his desert & POW experiences

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Oct. 7, 2018

37 WW2 Tank Captain Stanley Perry PART TWO - Interview

Interview with WWII tank commander PART TWO

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Oct. 7, 2018

36 WW2 Tank Captain Stanley Perry PART ONE - Interview

Interview with WWII Normandy tank commander PART ONE. Not to be missed!

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Dec. 15, 2018

38 Sergeant Eion McEwan -5th Scottish Para WWII memoir

Dramatic Diary from WW2 France, Italy, Greece, Singapore and Indonesia

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Dec. 23, 2018

39 Stan Perry Listener Feedback and WW2 Quiz

Listener Feedback on episodes 37-38 plus end of year WWII quiz!

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Feb. 28, 2019

40 Four Brits & a Frenchman at Dunkirk plus Gallipoli - memoirs

Great revelations about Dunkirk war heroes. How one man's sacrifice saved the lives of possibly thousands of others.

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April 19, 2019

41 Wilf Shaw 4 - A last coffee - WW2 history - Interview

My final chat with WWII veteran the late Wilf Shaw

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May 6, 2019

42 D-Day 75 - Landing Craft Tank in WWII - Eric Clark D-Day veteran m…

Commemorative episode for 75th anniversary of D-Day landings June 1944

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June 30, 2019

44 Sidney Stevens Lancaster Pilot WW2 - Interview

Interview with WW2 Lancaster pilot

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Aug. 30, 2019

45 Gold Beach Normandy trip WW2

Stories behind the sights at Gold beach & Omaha, WWII

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Oct. 13, 2019

46 Through German Eyes in the Second World War

A selection of stories dedicated to the German side of the second world war.

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Oct. 23, 2019

47 D-Day Through German Eyes Part Two

A chapter from the new book, D-Day Through German Eyes, by J Trigg.

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Nov. 10, 2019

48 Captain H E Hovell - First World War

Memoir from a Norfolk, UK, man who fought in both World Wars

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