Norman Leigh

September 3, 2018

“There was a big table with a map of Cornwall on with various Posts around, and all plotting positions… We were connected to 2 or 3 Posts each, and you could interspeak with the other Posts by pressing a switch. Now, the people on the Post would report flying aircraft. I remember when it was quiet you would have chats with these chaps on the Post….”

Norman Leigh recalls the ROC

“I was on duty another time when plane came up the river… an hostile plane dropped a bomb in front of the cathedral, the fins came off it went over the roof and landed in the Mill Pool without any explosion. It was one Sunday afternoon…. they raided a lot of cathedrals….”

Norman Leigh recalls the ROC