John Chappell interviewed by Georgina Binns for her Project : Music of the Boer War and First World War

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ID numberS05768
Collection typeSound
TitleJohn Chappell interviewed by Georgina Binns for her Project : Music of the Boer War and First World War
Object typeOral history
MakerBinns, Georgina Mary
Place madeAustralia: Western Australia, Perth
Date made31 January 1986
DescriptorTape 5" (Brand Unknown)
AccessOpen
DescriptionJohn Chappell interviewed by Georgina Binns in West Perth. John Chappell recalls when Brass bands played in the streets at lunch times to catch recruits, during such occasions girls would hand out white feathers a symbol of cowardice, adding social pressures on men to join. He also recalls the songs and music popular during war time.

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