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Memories of the War - Hilda Elizabeth Wheatcroft

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The events described are my mother's memories as I recall her telling them to me in the course of many conversations, as my mother never wrote down any of her life story.


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A pdf document written by me, consisting of my mother's memories of her time in the ATS in an MHAB, as told to me in the course of many conversations over a 40-year period and supported by various memorabilia from her time in the ATS. Unfortunately, the memorabilia items have all been lost or destroyed.

Person the story/items relate to

Hilda Elizabeth Wheatcroft ("Dilla")

Person who shared the story/items

Jane Padfield

Relationship between the subject of the story and its contributor

She was my mother.

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Shared online via the Their Finest Hour project website.

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