Item MC 376/696/2, CD4 - Visit to Wymondham College (formerly 231st Station Hospital 8th Air Force)

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MC 376/696/2, CD4


Visit to Wymondham College (formerly 231st Station Hospital 8th Air Force)


  • 4 Nov 1998 (Creation)

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00:00 (minutes:seconds) - Introduction by John Haden, Principal
00:40 - Welcome by Lord Edward Fitzroy
01:33 - Order of proceedings by John Haden
02:02 - Introduction to the music by Kenneth Hytch
02:11 - Marching to the Savoy
05:16 - Bandstand Samba
08:49 - Second Air Division Fanfare (composed especially for the Second Air Division Association by Kenneth Meazey, arranged for organ by Kenneth Ryder and for concert band by Kenneth Hytch)
11:23 - Acclamation
14:49 - Wymondham College and its links with the 231st Station Hospital USAAF 8th Air Force by John Haden
27:50 - Response by earl E. Wassom, President of the 2nd Air Division Association
32:25 - Presentation of donation to Wymondham College Memorial Garden by Evelyn Cohen
33:35 - Conclusion by John Haden

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The quality of archive sound recordings may be poor. Duration is 34 minutes 16 seconds.

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Created 09/01/2013 by Drojd. Modified 13/12/2018 by Droip.


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