Fred Bowden

fred bowdenWartime Welsh Guardsman FRED BOWDEN trained for battle in Wimbledon before heading off for D-Day, met his future wife and her family while here, and settled down locally after the war. He worked in the post office, sang in choirs and became a regular member of the local community.

Interview details:

Date: 26th February 2010
Location: Cloister House
Interviewer: Frances Cornford

You can listen to the interview by clicking on the stories in the menu on the left, where you will also find written transcripts.