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HERITAGE
Oral History

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Mr Holmes - Bell Green

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The Holmes family are one of Coventry's oldest families. Roy Holmes talks about his family links to the Railways. He recounts memories of working at Alfred Herbert's. He recalls his experiences as a Batallion Officer.

 

 

 

Audio clips

Clip One (7 minutes 55seconds)
Homeguard - Blitz- Radford School - Alfred Herberts

Clip Two (6 minutes 24seconds)
Joined the army - D-Day - Commanding infantry - War ends

Clip Three (5minutes 34seconds)
After WWII - Palestine - The Exodus

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