Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth recordings

Swinton, Yorkshire

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:03:17

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C1315/1/807

  • Recording date

    1916-10-07

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Berliner Lautarchiv British & Commonwealth Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Wahn, Germany

  • Producers

    Berliner Phonographische Kommission

  • Recordist

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

  • Speakers

    Golding, Albert, b.1893 (male, soldier)

  • Description

    Speaker's note: Aged 23 from Swinton (near Rotherham), Yorkshire, England. Born 26 December 1893 in Swinton. Eductaed at an elementary school in Swinton. Joined the army aged 15 and posted to Ireland, China and England. Both parents from Swinton. Father was an engineer in a coal mine. Can read and write in English. Religion: Protestant. Occupation: soldier (trumpet player). Item note: Albert reads the Parable of the Prodigal Son (taken from Luke chapter XV, verse 11-32).

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Swinton, Yorkshire

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