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Born in Christ Church, Great Britain, Mrs. Adkins came to the United States with her husband in 1946. At the time of the interview, she was residing in Hinton, West Virginia. Mrs. Adkins was eighteen when England went to war in 1939. She discusses life in Britain during World War II, focusing on the effects of the bombings and rationing. Mrs. Adkins also reflects on the English school system.
Interview is included in the Marshall University Oral History Collection. The index number is OH64-198.
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Marshall University Special Collections, OH64-198, Huntington, WV.