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Britain"s internees in the Second World War

Miriam Kochan

Britain"s internees in the Second World War

by Miriam Kochan

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Germany,
  • Germany.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, British,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany,
    • Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century,
    • Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMiriam Kochan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD805.G7 K59 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 182 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2945239M
      ISBN 100333289951
      LC Control Number84184958

        He had not seen him since they last met in the First World War. They had been interned together on the Isle of Man. Later two more old boys joined them and they were reminiscing all the time.   Fact File: Civilian Internment. - Internment of civilian nationals belonging to opposing sides was carried out in varying degrees by all belligerent powers in World War Two.

      When Benito Mussolini declared war on the Allies on 10th May , angry mobs attacked Italian restaurants and ice-cream parlours. Italians living in Britain were interned. This included 4, people with less than twenty years' residence in Britain. Amongst those interned were Mussolini's left-wing opponents who had fled to Britain after being involved in anti-fascist activities in Italy. The Second World War can be read with profit by students of the period as a memoir by a leading participant rather than a comprehensive history by a professional and detached historian. The Second World War, particularly the period from to when Britain fought with the support of the Empire and a few Allies, was the climax of Churchill's career and his inside story of those days is Author: Winston Churchill and assistants.

      Some also include initial application for visa or employment permit, change of name or business name and World War Two internment papers, as many internees remained in the UK after the war and applied for British nationality in the post war years becoming part of the social fabric of post-war : Cbishop. The Second World War was the most violent and globally shattering event in history. When it finally ended, at least 60 million people lay dead; some estimates are as high as 79 million. It is part of the tragedy that we’ll never know the true number: estimates for Chinese deaths, for example, range from 10 to 20 million; the Soviet Union lost.


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Internment during the Second World War compares and contrasts the experiences of foreign nationals unfortunate enough to be born in the 'wrong' nation when Great Britain, and later the USA, went to war. Britain's Internees in the Second World War Hardcover – 1 Sept. by Miriam Kochan (Author)4/5(1).

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For Britain the Second World War exists in popularmemory as a time of heroic sacrifice, survival and ultimate victory overFascism. In the Irish state the years are still remembered simplyas 'the Emergency'.

Eire was one of many small states which in chosenot to stay out of the war but one of the few able to maintain itsnon-belligerency as a much this owed to Britain's.

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Library and Archives Internment during the Second World War on the Isle of Man During the Second World War, civilian internment camps for male internees were located in Douglas, Onchan, Peel, and Ramsey.

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Captivity is examined here using an ‘everyday history’ (Alltagsgeschichte) approach that provides valuable insight into the prisoners’ daily : Heather Jones.