HELPING OUR EX-P.O.W.S

... have been converting Wightwick Hall, near Wolverhampton, into a civil resettlement unit for British repatriated prisoners of war, the first of whom arrived there to-day. The M.O. of the unit is a Northfield doctor, who qualifield at Birmingham University ...

Published: Thursday 02 August 1945
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 97 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

The Royal Visit

... quickly. The Ilkiey Unit From Our Own Correspondent The headquarters of the Civil Resettlement Unit are at the Middelton Hotel. Ilkley, and the unit Is expected to receive 60 men a week with a maximum strength of 240. This will be the only ...

BATH NEWS OF INTEREST

... the day seeing how the work was done. They were three released prisoners of war. and visited the Exchange from the Civil Re-settlement Unit Cirencester, the idea being that men who had been prisoners for long time might need some reeducation the ways of ...

Published: Wednesday 08 August 1945
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: Article | Words: 234 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Half-Way House Down Civvy-St

... are Merseysiders, and all are repatriates who have spent long periods in German prison camps and are now in No. 2 Civil Resettlement Unit. The halfway house which is their headquarters is Peover Hall —Elizabethan and 19th Century Cheshire country mansion ...

Published: Friday 24 August 1945
Newspaper: Liverpool Evening Express
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 235 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Object of the Units

... about domestic affairs, housing, their future careers and on. which it-is our job overcome if can. The staff at each Civil Resettlement Unit therefore includes not only doctor and a dental surgeon, but also an occupational officer, especially qualified to ...

CONFIDENCE

... launched an important scheme for the social as well as physical rehabilitation of returned prisoners of war, and a Civil Resettlement Unit has been established at New Washington. | Here, on a site admirably j suited for the purpose, the vital task of guiding ...

iycv Camp For Repatriates Shields Ex-P.O.W.s At Washington Centre

... Flebburn arrived In a civil resettlement unit which opened at Washington yesterday. The 60 repatriated men who ,arrived in the afternoon are all ,from Tyneside and have expressed a wish to , spend a few weeks at the camp to refit them for civil life at their ...

Published: Friday 31 August 1945
Newspaper: Shields Daily News
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 497 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

The Lighter Side

... the Array School of Music—is now civil resettlement unit in which men who have spent long periods as prisoners are prepared for re-entry into civilian life. There is no compulsion in the scheme—men volunteer to to the unit and they, can leave will. They ...

Published: Wednesday 22 August 1945
Newspaper: Nottingham Evening Post
County: Nottinghamshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 561 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

INDIAN POSE

... are Merseysiders and all are repatriates who have spent long periods in German prison camps and are now in No. 2 Civil Resettlement Unit. The “half-way house,” which is their headquarters, is Peover Hall—Elizabethan and nineteenth century Cheshire country ...

Published: Friday 24 August 1945
Newspaper: Liverpool Echo
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 537 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

BATH ROAD FATALITY

... RING FROM FRIENDS’ HOUSE At Spelthorne Petty Sessions on Tuesday, Pte. Hilda Ruby Duggan (17). of the A.T.S., No. 8 Civil Resettlement Unit, Kneller Hall, Whitton, was charged with stealing from 54, Rochester Avenue, Feltham, a lady’s gold ring, set blue ...

Published: Saturday 01 September 1945
Newspaper: Middlesex Chronicle
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 699 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

THE BRETTON WOODS PROPOSALS Chamber of Commerce Seek More Information Alarmed by statements made by Mr. Antony ..

... troops during their stay in Hounslow. Following a visit to the secretary of the Chamber by the Officer Commanding the Civil Re-settlement Unit at Kneller Hall, where ex-prisoners of war are prepared for re-entry into civilian life* it was agreed to form a ...

Published: Saturday 01 September 1945
Newspaper: Middlesex Chronicle
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1034 | Page: 1 | Tags: none