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Interview with Ingrid Forner about her time as a Second World War internee

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Date(s): 23 July 2008

Creator(s): Manx National Heritage

Scope & Content: Ingrid Forner talks to Yvonne Cresswell about her experience as a Second World War internee in the Isle of Man. She talks about Southgate, London; German YMCA; Blair Atholl, Port St Mary; Belle Vue or Royal, Port Erin; The Towers, Port Erin; Bay Cliffe, Port Erin; repatriation, September 1944; Swedish ship SS 'Drottningham'; Shetland Isles; Faroes; Gothenburg; Skagerrak, Norwegian Sea; Kattegat, Jutland Sea; Breslau; Bay Hotel; Professor Bersu; and the Cuthbert Camp Commandant, Port Erin.

Administration / Biographical History: Ingrid Forner was interned with her mother at Rushen Camp in 1940.

Language: English

Extent: 21 min. 1 sec.

Item name: compact disc

Collection: Sound Archive

Level: ITEM

ID number: SA 2019-0084

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Subject tags : #UOSH


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