Margaret Rogers grew up in Wilmington, N.C. She was in first grade at Williston Primary School when the war ended in 1944. In this Interview Rogers describes wartime Wilmington from a child’s perspective. She relates her impressions of the POW camp located across the street from her school. She speaks of ration tickets, and blackouts and Liberty ships standing in the Cape Fear River.
Transcript Number 019
Title: Margaret Rogers: Remembering World War II
Interviewee: Margaret Rogers
Date of Interview: December 2, 1998
Location of interview: Wilmington, N.C.
Description: 1 VHS Cassette Tape (c. 28 min) sd., col.
Documentation: 1 Typed Transcript
Series: World War II Remembered
Series: Voices of Experience