Bernard O’Donnell

Bernard was one of 11 O'Donnell children growing up in Longsight, Manchester. He absolutely loved his evacuation in Coton with Mr. and Mrs Allen, and was staggered by the open space in the countryside.

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Joyce Smith

Joyce was evacuated to Knightley with her brother and sister. They didn't understant 'evacuation', and thought they were going to the countryside to pick flowers for their mother.

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Vera Jenkins

On the way to their evacuation in Staffordshire, Vera's sister June decided to go against their mother's wishes and be billeted with her friend. That was until their mother found out...

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