Growing up during WW2 by Peter Parsons

Watching the doodlebugs over Eastbourne

By Julius Smit

Photo:Peter Parsons in the summer of 1953

Peter Parsons in the summer of 1953

Photo from WRVS Heritage Plus archive

Peter Parsons was born in Eastbourne in 1935, and has spent most of his life living in the town. As a schoolboy growing up during WW2 Peter witnessed many things, and in the sound clip Peter talks about watching the doodlebugs flying over Eastbourne.

This page was added by Julius Smit on 20/05/2009.

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