Sixty repatriated prisoners of war, stationed at Stourport with the 17th Civil Resettlement Unit, to-day ..

... Sixty repatriated prisoners of war, stationed at Stourport with the 17th Civil Resettlement Unit, to-day visited Bournville and toured the factory of Cadbury Bros., Ltd. Many of the men had been in prison camps in Europe and in the Far East. To-night ...

Published: Thursday 13 December 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 92 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

HALF-WAY HALL FOR REPATRIATED MEN GUIDING THEM BACK TO CIVILIAN LIFE The first Civil Resettlement Unit in the ..

... HALF-WAY HALL FOR REPATRIATED MEN GUIDING THEM BACK TO CIVILIAN LIFE The first Civil Resettlement Unit in the Midlands for repatriated prisoners-of-war discharged or released from the Army to be opened on Thursday at Wightwick Hall, near Wolverhampton ...

Published: Tuesday 31 July 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 148 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Spring Beds and Sheets ... and Only Pay Parades FIRST MIDLAND C.R.U. WILL BE SOLDIERS’ UtOPIA first Civil ..

... Army, authorities. Since it was decided to use it as a Civil Resettlement Unit considerable alterations have been made. modation are above the ordinary barrack standard.” The men can go to the unit nearest their homes; they can have leave every week-end ...

Published: Tuesday 31 July 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Gazette
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 508 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

SCOTS REPATRIATED P . o . W

... o . W Drymen Civil Resettlement Unit to Disband No . 20 Civil Resettlement Unit at Buchanan Castle , Drymen , is under orders to disband by December 5 . This Unit was opened in ...

Published: Monday 25 November 1946
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 291 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

SPOTS GO IN A WEEK

... the establishment in Glasgow of No. 20 Civil Resettlement Unit at Buchanan Castle, near Drymen. Enrolment at this C.R.U., which is an Army unit and not a civil establishment, as the name might suggest, is purely voluntary and any local men ...

Published: Wednesday 17 April 1946
Newspaper: Coatbridge Express
County: Lanarkshire, Scotland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1335 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

PRTlVr . FSS KHYAI . AT DKYiYlMN

... PRTlVr . FSS KHYAI . AT DKYiYlMN Visit to Civil Resettlement Unit H . R . H . The Princess Royal paid a visit yesterday to the Civil Resettlement Unit at Buchanan Castle , Drymen . Accompanied by Colonel G . E ...

Published: Saturday 28 September 1946
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 282 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

EX-PRISONERS OF WAR SCOTTISH YOUTH CRUISES

... up at it—and who , besides that , hag found it difficult to mist with his comrades in civil life—that is the type of man for whom , the Civil Resettlement Unit is proving a Godsend . There are other types , too—the repatriate who joined the Regular ...

Published: Wednesday 13 February 1946
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 902 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

CIVILIAN AH*

... by invitation from Lt.- Col. T. Aveling, R.A., who. is Commanding Officer of the camp there, visited No. 5 C.R.U. (Civil Resettlement Unit) at Acton Place, They were received by the Colonel and Major C. J. Lindsey, R.A., second in command, and very interesting ...

Published: Thursday 13 December 1945
Newspaper: Suffolk and Essex Free Press
County: Suffolk, England
Type: Article | Words: 100 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

BALLYMENA

... presided. The campaign was declared open by Colonel A. Aveling, M.C., who is in charge of the Civil Resettlement Unit at St. Patrick's Barracks. A united service of thanksgiving was held in St. Patrick’s Church yesterday afternoon and was attended by ...

Published: Monday 15 October 1945
Newspaper: Belfast News-Letter
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 84 | Page: 3 | Tags: none