Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth recordings

Stratton, Gloucestershire

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:41

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C1315/1/448

  • Recording date

    1916-07-22

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Sennelager, Germany

  • Producers

    Berliner Phonographische Kommission

  • Recordist

    Doegen, Wilhelm (male, recordist), Brandl, Alois (male, Professor of English)

  • Speakers

    Lewis, John, b.1886 (male, detective)

  • Description

    Speaker's note: Aged 30 from Stratton (near Cirencester), Gloucestershire, England. Born 10 April 1886 in Stratton. In the army since the age of 17. Educated at public school (Higher Grammar School) in Cirencester. Father from North Wales, mother from Gloucestershire. Can read and write in English. Additional language: a little arabic. Can play/sing music. Instrument: mandolin. Religion: protestant. Occupation: detective. Item note: John reads the Parable of the Prodigal Son (taken from Luke chapter XV, verse 11-32).

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Stratton, Gloucestershire

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