Sources and References

Bibliography for historical background :

Cobain, I., 2012. Cruel Britannia. London: Portobello Books.

Doerr, P., 2010. We Have Ways of Making You Talk…World War II British Interrogation Tactics: A Historical Moral Study.  New Hampshire: St Anselm College Vol 8, Article 2010-3.

Fry, H., 2007. The M-Room – Secret Listeners who bugged the Nazis.  Self-published.

Hart, P.,  2003. Journey into Freedom. Authors Online Ltd.

Hinsley, F. H. et al, 1981. British Intelligence in the Second World War: Its Influence on Strategy and Operations, Volumes 1&2. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Jones, R. V., 1978. Most Secret War; British Scientific Intelligence 1939-45. London: Penguin.

Kevin, J., 2000. From the Horse’s Mouth: Luftwaffe POWs as Sources for Air Ministry Intelligence During the Battle of Britain. Intelligence and National Security 15, no. 4 Winter 2000.

Kleinman, S. M., 2002. The History of MIS-Y U.S. Strategic Interrogation during World War ll; MSc Thesis. Joint Military Intelligence College Washington.

Mallett, D. R., 2009. Prisoners of War – Cold War Allies: The Anglo-American Relationship with Wehrmacht Generals; Phd Dissertation. Texas A&M University.

Neitzel, S., 2005. Abgehört: Deutsche Generäle in britischer Kriegsgefangenschaft 1942-4. Berlin: List.

Neitzel, S., 2007. Tapping Hitler’s Generals – Transcripts of Secret Conversations, 1942-1945. Barnsley: Frontline Books.

Neitzel, S. & Welzer, H., 2012. Soldaten. UK: Simon & Schuster.

Stephens, R. W. G. and Oliver, H. ed. 2000. Camp 020: MI5 and the Nazi Spies. Public Record Office.

Sullivan, M. B., 1979. Thresholds of Peace: Four Hundred Thousand German Prisoners and the People of Britain, 1944-1948. London: Hamish Hamilton.

Weber-Newth, I. & Steinert, J. D., 2006. German Migrants in Post-war Britain; An Enemy Embrace. Oxford: Routledge.

 

SECRET LISTENERS

Ganz, Peter
Ganz, Adam: Listening to the Generals; IWM Cat No: 32627 audio play based on father’s experiences

Hart, Peter
Hart, Peter; 2003, Journey into Freedom Authors; Online Ltd.

Lederer, Arnost
http://www.channel5.com/shows/war-hero-in-my-family/celebrities/helen-lederer

Lustig, Fritz
Interviewed by Julia Pascal for Pascal Theatre Company 2012 and 2013

Mark, Eric
Interviewed by Oliver Leiva and Aadam Ali for Pascal Theatre Company 2013

Wrobel, Murray
Interviewed by Colin Smith for IWM 2007
Interviewed by Alex Lester for Pascal Theatre Company 2013

 

Resource Centres, Archives, Websites

The National Archives

WO 208/ War Office: Directorate of Military Operations and Intelligence, and Directorate of Military Intelligence; Ministry of Defence, Defence Intelligence Staff files

WO 165 War Diaries

Prisoner of War Section:

http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/SearchUI/details?Uri=C77595

 

British Library

http://www.bl.uk/

 

NARA

http://www.archives.gov/

see:

Origin of the Interrogation Centers for the Interrogation of Prisoners of War, 1946, Record

Group 165, Records of the War Department General and Special Staffs; Office of the Director of Intelligence G-2, Training Syllabi, IPW, IV Army Corps and Discussion I-IV, Lectures by Stanford Griffith

 

Enfield Local Studies Library and Archive

http://www.enfield.gov.uk/info/1062/librarieslocal_collections/1011/enfield_local_studies_library_and_archive

BT Archives

http://www.btplc.com/Thegroup/BTsHistory/BTgrouparchives/Majorcollections/index.htm

 

Chess Valley Archaeological & Historical Society

http://www.cvahs.org.uk/index.html

 

Archives relating to refugees/émigrés

The Wiener Library

http://www.wienerlibrary.co.uk/

 

The AJR

http://www.ajr.org.uk/     see: The AJR Oral History Project

 

ResCEW – University of Reading

Evacuee archive   http://www.reading.ac.uk/education/partners/ioe-evacuee-research.aspx

 

The Leo Baeck Institute

http://www.leobaeck.co.uk/

 

The Second Generation Network

www.secondgeneration.org.uk

 

Jewish Communities and Records

http://www.jewishgen.org/jcr-uk/index.htm

 

London Metropolitan Archives

www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/lma

 

USC Shoah Foundation Institute

http://sfi.usc.edu/scholarship/archival_access/

 

War Archives /Archives with materials relating to WWII

Royal Pioneer Corps

http://www.royalpioneercorps.co.uk/

Recollections of World War 2 – lists collections

http://www.recollectionsofwwii.co.uk/

 

The Imperial War Museum Sound Archives

http://www.iwm.org.uk/search/global?query=collections%20sound

 

British Library

The British Library Sound Archive – Millennium Memory Bank

http://www.bl.uk/reshelp/findhelprestype/sound/ohist/ohcoll/ohmaj/majorprojects.html

 

BBC archive ‘WW2 People’s War’

http://www.bbc.co.uk/archive/keywords/65/2.shtml

 

ATS, WAAFs, WRENs

 

Women’s Royal Army Corps Association website

www.wracassociation.org.uk

 

ATS Remembered

http://www.atsremembered.org.uk/

 

The Wartime Memories Project

http://www.wartimememories.co.uk/allied/waaf.html =WAAF

http://www.wartimememoriesproject.com/ww2/allied/ats.php#jabram = ATS

 

The British Army

http://www.army.mod.uk/home.aspx

 

Intelligence Corps Museum

http://www.army.mod.uk/intelligence/museum.aspx

 

REME http://www.army.mod.uk/reme/reme.aspx

 

RAMC = Royal Army Medical Corps http://www.army.mod.uk/army-medical-services/5319.aspx

Other corps and regiments: http://www.army.mod.uk/structure/122.aspx

 

National Army Museum

http://www.nam.ac.uk

 

Royal Signals Museum

www.royalsignalsmuseum.co.uk

 

Recollections of WW2

http://www.recollectionsofwwii.co.uk

 

The Second World War Experience Centre

http://www.war-experience.org/

 

Royal Armouries Museum- Library and Archive – The Tower of London

http://www.royalarmouries.org/collections/library/tower-of-london-library

 

Forces Re-United

http://www.forces-war-records.co.uk

 

National Army Museum

http://www.nam.ac.uk

 

Royal Army Pay Corps

http://www.rapc.co.uk/history/history.htm

 

Royal Army Service Corps & Royal Corps of Transport Association

http://www.rascrctassociation.co.uk

 

U-Boat Archive

Interrogation – US

http://www.uboatarchive.net/POWInterrogationCenters.htm

 

International Red Cross

http://www.icrc.org/eng

 

Blogs

World War ll Talk

http://www.ww2talk.com

 

The Second World War

www.ww2f.com

 

WW2History.com

http://ww2history.com/

 

Online Archaeology – Guide to prisoner of war records – blog

http://www.onlinearchaeology.co.uk/Contribute/ArchaeologyArticles/tabid/85/articleType/ArticleView/articleId/22/Default.aspx

 

 

TECHNOLOGY

 

Post Office Research Station Dollis Hill

BT Archives:

http://www.hansswift.com/genealogy/stories/Dollis%20Hill.htm

http://www.subbrit.org.uk/sb-sites/sites/p/paddock/index.shtml

 

Tommy Flowers and Dollis Hill

http://www.colossus-computer.com/colossus1.html#section09

http://www.bletchleypark.org.uk/content/museum/tour24.rhtm