Southampton

Following D-Day, where 9 out of the 10 tanks on board LCT 7074 successfully landed on Gold Beach, the ship went back and forth carrying tanks, men and supplies.

LCT 7074 was one of 800 tanks built for D-Day and the logistical operation of sustaining the Battle of Normandy shown in the streets and stories of Southampton.

Meet volunteer Sue, who shares the evocative story of Nurse Mary Hoskins: