The London Gunners Come to Town

A book by Bertha and Chris Reynolds

 

Section 2

Childhood Memories

 

The personal reminiscences of Frances Bertha Locke (ne Locke)

describing her life during the First World War, as told to her son nearly 80 years later.

Louis Wain picture from one of Bertha's Books

 

Chapter 2

Early Days

 

Chapter 3

Life at Home

 

Chapter 4

Schooling and Childhood Friends

Oakley Lodge School later moved in Marlowes and became Coombrook School. Came you help identify  the children in the 1922 picture?

Chapter 5

The Local Shops

Chapter 5 has been reprinted, in an edited form, as A Walk along the High Street: Hemel Hempstead 85 years ago.

Chapter 6

A Stroll Around Hemel Hempstead

 

Chapter 7

Events and Holidays

 

Chapter 8

A Child's View of the War

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