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Driver Harry Bennett, R.A.S.C., Auchterarder, seated second from right in this picture from Stalag VIII B, was ..

... , seated second from right in this picture from Stalag VIII B, was formerly well known in Strathearn football circles. In civil life he was employed as a baker with Messrs Wm Drummond & Sons. heart of Sergeant Scobie, who has for many months beseeched ...

Published: Saturday 31 January 1942
Newspaper: Perthshire Advertiser
County: Perthshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 278 | Page: 10 | Tags: none

WANTS A.R.P. PERSONNEL TRAINED TO USE ARMS

... shelling and bombardment from the air. At any moment one of the civil defence units might be surprised by small parties of the enemy. What were these unarmed men to do then? H.G. Units. Whenever civil defence workers were not able to carry on with their own ...

Published: Wednesday 21 January 1942
Newspaper: Dundee Evening Telegraph
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 926 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

ARM FACTORY WORKERS AND A.R.P.!

... by shelling and bombardment from the air. At any moment one of the civil defence units may be surprised by small parties of the enemy. What are these unarmed men to do then Whenever civil defence workers are not able to carry on with their own function ...

Published: Thursday 22 January 1942
Newspaper: Dundee Courier
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 676 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

THE AMERICAN WAR EFFORT

... proof of in the American-inspired Atlantic Charter with its underlying conception of the war as a kind of civil litigation to be ended in a civil court judgment. We are getting past that, and America will get past it to-morrow if, the swift changes of ...

Published: Thursday 08 January 1942
Newspaper: Dundee Courier
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 901 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Wheri is It?

... Artist at London Exhibition ' Mr David Waterson, R.E., one of the Scottish artists who by invitation is exhibiting at the United Artist Exhibition at the Royal Academy. The members of twenty-six art societies fix their own prices, and the surplus over ...

Published: Tuesday 06 January 1942
Newspaper: Brechin Advertiser
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2461 | Page: 5, 6 | Tags: none

THE BRECHIN ADVERTISER

... presiding was accorded, on the call of Mr T. Maule Guthrie. Civil Defence Matters County Coookjng Depot Mr David Drummond, Divisional - Food Officer, Dundee, addressed a meeting of Angus Civil Defence Committee in Forfar last Monday, Mr S. Edwards, Brechin ...

Published: Tuesday 27 January 1942
Newspaper: Brechin Advertiser
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 881 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

A Meanie Doable BOmveoeint

... caniteens for the use of Landon.'s Civil De(- fence workers, In turn the Admiral handed twee canteens over to a Civil Defence OoMemittee of four members, who were answerable bo the commissioners for the conduct„, of civil defence in a very large part of ...

Published: Tuesday 20 January 1942
Newspaper: Brechin Advertiser
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1193 | Page: 7, 8 | Tags: none

THREE 30,000-TON BATTLESHIPS AT SINGAPORE, JAPS REPORT

... the Western Pacific. Mr Cordell Hull, U.S. Secretary of State, was asked whether it was possible to say anything regarding United States policy which would reassure the Chinese, Dutch, and Australians. He replied that he thought the responsible authorities ...

Published: Wednesday 21 January 1942
Newspaper: Dundee Courier
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1478 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

The Navy's Great Part

... the oourage, skill, and perseverance of the Royal Navy and the Merchant Navy, and to the progressively helpful policy the United States, the; summer brought some relief, and the autumn told a much better tale. In October our shipping losses were 62i per ...

Published: Thursday 01 January 1942
Newspaper: Dundee Evening Telegraph
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1442 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

ALLIED FORCES IN PAGEANT

... programme consisted largely of parade of units of all the Allied forces and of the naval, military, and civil defence police, fire fighting, and nursing services of this country. The march-past included units of the W.A.A.F., the A.T.S., and the W.R.N ...

Published: Friday 02 January 1942
Newspaper: Dundee Evening Telegraph
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 742 | Page: 8 | Tags: none