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Erich Thom and Karl B's account of the events at Mombachstraße 10/12 (abattoir)/Leipziger Straße 79.

Grete G's account of the events at Große Rosenstraße 9.

Ernst Exner's account of the events at Kastenalsgasse 5.

Andreas N's account of the events at the City Cleaning Department, Franzgraben 85.

Wilhelm Carl's account of the events at Wildemannsgasse 32.

Otto Kappel's account of the events at Wildemannsgasse 24, Fisch-gasse.

Gottlieb Sunkel and August Lehnebach's account of the events at the Civic Centre.

Ludwig Heinemann and Karl M's account of the events at Frankfurter Straße 26/28 (City Tax Offices, public air raid shelter), Hartwigstraße, Wolfsschlucht 22.

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Mary Stuart, nee Atkins, was the youngest of nine children who lived during the Second World War on the island of Malta.
She tells of her love of aviation and how she spent time on the roof of her house when Spirfires flew over. Mary recollects…

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Alan Mann was born in Lewisham, London and left school aged 14 to begin an engineering apprenticeship at RAF Kidbrooke and with de Havilland. He describes being bombed and what it was like in the workshops. After the war he had a career with de…

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Heather Hindley was a young girl living in Nottingham and attending private school when war was declared. She discusses air raids, sleeping in her grandparents’ shelter and rationing. She talks about the experience of moving to the countryside at…

Minna G and Albrecht von E's account of the events at Salztorstraße, cemeteries in Kassel in the week following the bombing.

Clara H's account of the events at Moltkestraße nos. 12 and 7.

Katharina Sch and Otto Pfromm's account of the events at Klosterstraße 6 and Wildemannsgasse 11.

Anna D's account of the events at Hohenzollernstraße nos. 137 ½ and 139, Wehlheider Straße 6.

Christine Wachsmuth's account of the events at Magazinstraße 4.

Elisabeth K's account of the events at Graben nos. 6 and 2.

Gretel S's account of the events at Wildemannsgasse 19 (Pinne), Kastenalsgasse 34.

Marhta and Fritz L's account of the events at Philippistraße 7 and Gießbergstraße 31.

Heinrich von der E's account of the events at Fischgasse 10.

Karl Kniese's account of the events at Wolfhager Straße 11, train station in the lower town.

Karl L's account of the events at Pferdemarkt 9, Schützenstraße 9, Franzgraben 22.

Ludwig B's account of the events at Wolfhager Straße 176 (rescue centre), Hohentor-straße 19.

Auguste Bolte's account of the events at Renthof 4.

Anna K's account of the events at Wittichstraße 49.
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