About this scrapbook page:
For the You Were There challenge. Hope enough of the background shows.
I know I've done pages about this before but it really was a very important happening in WW2 - the ONLY British soil occupied by the Germans. Also a momentous happening in my life from the age of 2 until I was 7. Making this page gave me goose bumps.
Thanks for visiting - will enjoy reading your comments.

Comments for this scrapbook:
MaryWonder says:
Congratulations on your award Joce with this fantastic page
Mar 25, 2013

Comments for this scrapbook page:
lowkm says:
Awesome page about a very scary time. Great job!
Mar 23, 2013
Nana twice says:
Fantastic page and yes it does bring goose bumps to the skin to think that the war is in your own back yard.
Great page for the challenge.
Mar 14, 2013
zanthia says:
how scary and what a memory - i can see why it gave u goosebumps to scrap but u did a great job of it
Mar 11, 2013
i love art mom says:
that is so scary...very beautifully scrapped...
Mar 9, 2013
Ferro says:
Splendid page. Well done!!!
Mar 7, 2013
ScrapDaddy says:
Very powerful page ~ wonderfully scrapped.
Mar 6, 2013
NannytoSadie says:
Very well scrapped
Mar 6, 2013
Diane56 says:
Fabulous challenge page x
Mar 5, 2013
starrygirl says:
What an interesting page, wonderful
Mar 5, 2013
az_ip says:
Wow...gives me goose bumps. I have an aunt who was actually drafted into Hitler's army. She said she didn't know anything about what was going on....she was busy "chasing the boys." Her exact words... After the war, she left Germany and never went back until the mid-70's - Amazing stories
Mar 4, 2013
Becky1079 says:
What a memory to beheld. Beautiful scrap
Mar 4, 2013
Audraj says:
Great page, and very poignant memories!x
Mar 4, 2013
7of7design aka ScrapyMatante says:
If it is your mother beside you you look a bit like her
Mar 4, 2013
Grandma M says:
Intense memories indeed - glad they didn't make it across the water - great page for this challenge xx
Mar 4, 2013
Betty Boop says:
Fantastic pg and LO
Mar 4, 2013
Darra says:
great page, you were very cutewhen you were little
Mar 4, 2013
jayjayjay says:
fabulous page!
Mar 4, 2013
Corson says:
What a beautiful memory, yet very intense. It was such difficult times and every friction of every moment has moulded everyone as their are today. Your absolute stunning page is superbly done. Thank you for sharing your wonderful story, so that we may be more understanding of each other and share more compassion. Perhaps in that way we can get respect also into balance. A simply stunning page!
Mar 4, 2013
sugarpops says:
Awesome challenge page xxxxx
Mar 4, 2013
januk says:
Fantastic page!!!
Mar 4, 2013
Mike1956 says:
Powerful reminder of this event, Joce! And look at you; such a cutie!!
Mar 4, 2013
China Doll says:
This is an amazing page and story. I agree with the others in that these stories need to be shared. Beautiful.
Mar 4, 2013
Pelle says:
Fantastic page,to me it is impossible to imagine the situation,and for many people it must have been a terrible time to get through!!
Mar 4, 2013
Cheryl C says:
Fantastic page scrapped beautifully with a powerful strong message. What ever happens to us in our early life should be documented talked about and shared its what makes us who we are today.
Mar 4, 2013
Heather63 says:
Fantastic page Joce, thanks for sharing this and not surprising it gave you goose bumps. You have scrapped this brilliantly!x
Mar 4, 2013
valrushton says:
Fabulous page!
Mar 4, 2013
tracpitch says:
Wow Joce I didn't know that - how awful for you - yet so fascinating too - your page is a powerful and beautifully scrapped memory or this important event xxx
Mar 4, 2013
wastar says:
Great page Joce,I agree with MaryWonder, it is hard to image what it must of been like for anyone let alone a 2.5 year old.
Mar 4, 2013
MaryWonder says:
Wonderful page Joce. Love the way you included your self as a young adult & a child. Hard to imagine what it must have been like
Mar 3, 2013
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