Second World War Memories

Matilda tanks near Brighton 1941

During the Second World War farming life at Saddlescombe radically changed. Canadian soldiers took over the farm, German planes crashed across the road and bombs were dropped in nearby fields.

Margaret Booker, Gerald Milner and Stan Hollingdale remember the time vividly.

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Memories of the Second World War

Margaret, Gerald, and Stan share their memories of how the Second World War affected life at Saddlescombe Farm.