Ep 267: Family Stories – Ep 3

Ep 267: Family Stories – Ep 3

In this week’s episode of our Family Stories series we hear your tales of the first wedding after the war, surviving the Blitz and a harrowing visit to Bergen-Belsen.

With thanks to Tom Achard, William Carver, David Ludlow, Tom Porter, Ben Ross, Dan Vaux-Nobes and Jamie Young for sharing their stories.

Please go to our twitter account to see the photographs described in Jamie Young’s story.

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