World War II: Unheard Memories - Hard Times

Watch Deaf people's stories of living through hard times during World War II

Documentary. In World War II: Unheard Memories, Deaf people tell their previously hidden stories about living in wartime Britain in their own language, British Sign Language.

After Episode 1 and Episode 2 were broadcast, six clips of remarkable stories that didn't make it into the final programmes were produced for our website.

In this clip, about hard times during the war, Harold Mold from Derby explains how he went with the police to help make gas masks, Gertie Wills from Bristol remembers rationing, Charles Herd from Surrey tells how a bomb destroyed houses in a nearby street and Alexa McLean from Peterhead remembers missing her parents.

Watch Episode 1 by clicking here and Episode 2 by clicking here.

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