Atkinson, Colin


Atkinson, Colin
C Atkinson


Two items. An oral history interview with Colin Atkinson (b.1928) and one photograph. He served in the Royal Navy.

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Atkinson, C

Collection Items

Colin Atkinson and friends
Four men in uniform. Colin Atkinson (left) and three other men, a lance corporal in battle dress, a naval rating, and a man in dress uniform.

Interview with Colin Atkinson and Jean McEwan
Colin Atkinson was 12 at the outbreak of war and grew up in Lincolnshire. His father was a Lieutenant Colonel in the army. He worked as a trainee reporter for the local paper and served as a messenger for civil defence; his post was on the Castle…
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