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The National Archives - Voices of the Armistice

Welcome to our series of podcasts launched to mark the 90th anniversary of the Armistice. These evocative podcasts bring alive the individual experiences of those who served in the First World War. They highlight some of the unusual and interesting stories that can be found in military records at The National Archives. New podcasts will be added to the series until 21 November 2008. Stay informed of each new podcast release by signing up to our Voices of the Armistice RSS feed. If you would like to hear more of our podcasts you can also sign up to The National Archives Podcast Series RSS feed.
The National Archives - Voices of the Armistice
  1. Voices of the Armistice: Treaty of Versailles
    Extracts from the Treaty of Versailles that ended the war between Germany and the Allied Powers. Original document catalogue reference: FO 93/36/76
  2. Voices of the Armistice: Chinese celebrations
    The announcement of the Armistice in China and details of celebrations and commemorations. Original document catalogue reference: CO 873/547
  3. Voices of the Armistice: court martial
    The proceedings and evidence from the case of a private, shot for desertion and pardoned in 2006. Original document catalogue reference: WO 71/671
  4. Voices of the Armistice: prisoner of war
    Account by Able Seaman C Jones about conditions as a prisoner of war after his capture at Antwerp in 1914. Original document catalogue reference: WO 161/100/576
  5. Voices of the Armistice: with love from Hetty
    A series of love letters found in the service record of William Crawford. Original document catalogue reference: WO 400/289