Become our sponsor and display your banner here
Results 1 to 4 of 4

WW1 recordings of British and Commonwealth soldiers

Article about: not sure if this has been posted, but its fascinating Berliner Lautarchiv British and Commonwealth recordings - Accents and dialects | British Library - Sounds

  1. #1

    Default WW1 recordings of British and Commonwealth soldiers

  2. #2


    Somewhere I have a record set put out by the Canadian CBC in the 60s, it is all interviews with WW1 Canadian Veterans

    Dean O.

  3. #3



    Being from Nottinghamshire, I listed to the recording of a man from the county.

    I think regional accents are starting is disappear now.

    Cheers, Ade.
    Had good advice? Saved money? Why not become a Gold Club Member, just hit the green "Join WRF Club" tab at the top of the page and help support the forum!

  4. #4


    One guy sounded like a modern Australian accent, i cant recall from what County..its a remarkable insight,and i just love the innocents and honesty in the way it was achieved..imagine if Nazis asked a bunch of POWs to sing songs and poetry

Similar Threads

  1. 06-02-2019, 10:27 AM
  2. 02-09-2014, 02:05 PM
  3. Question Crash Course on WWII British/ Commonwealth Medals?

    In Orders, medals and decorations
    05-31-2012, 05:05 PM
  4. ww1 British/commonwealth helmet?

    In WW1 Allies: Great Britain, France, USA, etc 1914 - 1918
    02-15-2012, 06:55 PM
  5. British / Commonwealth sun and dust goggles

    In Equipment and Field gear
    06-20-2010, 11:43 AM


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts