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CONTRACTORS TO EQUIPMENT FOR H.M. FORCES AND CIVIL DEFENCE UNITS

... CONTRACTORS TO EQUIPMENT FOR H.M. FORCES AND CIVIL DEFENCE UNITS Those home would appreciate SOUVENIR BROOCH. We have a large selection, including R.N., R.M., M.N., Fleet Air Arm, R.E., Sir.nals, R.A., W r c s., Warwicks, Pioneer. R.A.0.C., R.A.S.C., ...

Published: Thursday 29 January 1942
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 369 | Page: 3, 4 | Tags: none

ORE CIVIL DEFENCE COMPULSION

... ORE CIVIL DEFENCE COMPULSION A.T.S. to serve near homes T.S. gfirls are to serve * in units nearest to their homes. The War Office has just decided that girls shall no longer be sent to units many miles from home. Wherever possible they will take up their ...

Published: Friday 06 February 1942
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 132 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

CIVIL SERVANT

... CIVIL SERVANT Killed by bus Mr. Francis Palmer, aged 47, of 148, Wolverhampton - road. Warley, a civil servant attached to Handsworth Employment Exchange, was knocked down and killed by a ’bus at Wolverhampton - road, Warlcy, last night. Their battalions ...

Published: Thursday 05 February 1942
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 475 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

*H | Star of “To-night or Never” gets big U.S. civil defence job DOUGLAS, who starred with Gloria Swanson in

... | Star of “To-night or Never” gets big U.S. civil defence job DOUGLAS, who starred with Gloria Swanson in To-night or Never,” has been appointed jull-time Director of Information for the U.S. Office of Civil Defence. His chief screen characteristic is ...

Published: Tuesday 03 February 1942
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 166 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

girls in England: Bevin “not aware” of grievances

... woman who was wrongfully dismissed and subsequently reinstated under the Essential Works Order had now had to institute a civil action to recover lost wages, he would seek to amend the Order so that in such cases arrears of wages would be automatically ...

Published: Thursday 22 January 1942
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1184 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

PILOTS BY PM

... first-class Empire with a third-class civil aviation in the future, otherwise w r e shall court disaster and deserve it. We should have Minister of Civil Aviation under the Air Ministry. We should have an open sky policy for civil aviation all the >vorlri over ...

Published: Thursday 17 December 1942
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1702 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

QUEEN STILL IN MIDLANDS

... decided to increase from 2 March the basic pay of whole-time Civil Defence workers recruited for the period of emergency. time basis in the National Fire Service and in the local authorities Civil Defence with those of sick or injured members the Armed Forces ...

Published: Thursday 26 February 1942
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1171 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Pace Four. 'fiVur*flay,. January, 19i2. mmSIX GERMAN ARMY CORPS ROUTED ' O. £ SHE'S HERE TO ! 20,000 casualties in

... Commander No 25 associated with the growth of the in* France, unite, find arms, id lid lid ANY Will he, like them, risk one too Himmler (Nazi Gestapo Chief); In rorce ixo.au wardens - ancl civil de f services j 1,01-. + u pc the LIST 2id POINTS Id. Id.,ld ...

Published: Thursday 01 January 1942
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 3873 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

if |7 ‘V'Cf Iu L L STREET U £ BIRMINGHAM

... regarding the arming of Civil Defence workers. Lord Cork urged that every able-bodied man should be trained for defence. At present, he said, there was no collaboration between the Home Guard and Civil Defence. Whenever Civil Defence workers were not ...

Published: Wednesday 21 January 1942
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 308 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Madagascar losses now less than hOOO

... the civil and military organisations declared their intention to co-operate with the United Nations their salaries and pensions would provided from funds to he made available for that specific purpose. A guarantee of repatriation was given to civil and ...

Published: Friday 08 May 1942
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 607 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

RUSSIANS 80 MILES BEYOND STALINGRAD

... and continued their offensive. One unit, in the day's operations, wiped out 700 enemy officers and men, and destroyed eight tanks, three armoured cars, 74 lorries, seven guns, and block-houses and dug-outs. A tank unit operated with great success, destroying ...

Published: Wednesday 02 December 1942
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1426 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

MIDLANDS STAGING BIG FIRE CONTEST

... £ chance to show their worth to Staffordshire, and , , communitv vita l units in bhropshire and will eive the ot the country. Emphasis of competitions will be on the smaller units of firefighters—the stirrup pump and hydrant teams, whether men’s, ■ women’s ...

Published: Tuesday 25 August 1942
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 276 | Page: 3 | Tags: none