Aliens to be interned or deported

Public feelings were growing against Germans, even those who had lived in Great Britain for years. In practice, most women were exempted. Many of them were British women who had lost their citizenship by marrying a foreigner, and had never left these shores. We know that the German-born ladies at Stoney Ware were keenly anti-German.

14 May 1915
Heard Phyllis coming back next week. American note to Germany – pretty strong…

Aliens to be interned – women & children deported!.

Diary of Florence Vansittart Neale (D/EX73/3/17/8)

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