The Legacy Team members have recorded their (very different) experiences of living in Britain during World War 2. Click on the photographs below for each account.
Schoolboy aged 6, living in Birmingham, whose grandparents had a holiday cottage in Castleton and he went to live there with his younger brother and mother until the family returned to Birmingham in 1943
Jean was 5 years old when the war started, living in Portsmouth. As a naval port it was a target for attacks and Jean was evacuated to Broadchalke, near Salisbury for the rest of the war, with Mr and Mrs Jay, where she became part of their family