Occupation Collections

The Channel Islands were the only part of the British Isles that was occupied by the German forces during the Second World War. Jersey Heritage holds a number of collections relating to this momentous period in the Island’s history.

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Bailiff's Chambers

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The Bailiff’s Chambers Occupation and Liberation Files are inscribed on the UNESCO, UK Memory of the World Register.

Private Occupation Collections

Private Occupation Collections →

The Jersey Archive holds a number of private collections of documents that relate to the Occupation period. These include many letters and Red Cross messages sent by anxious relatives to people in Jersey.