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FORFAR UNITED

... weight off the minds and heads of our Civil Defence women, who had been looking forward in no happy mood to having to sit through next Sunday's service with their steel helmets on. At a meeting of the County Civil Defence Committee it was reported 'that ...

Published: Thursday 12 November 1942
Newspaper: Forfar Dispatch
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 329 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

THE FORFAR DISPATCH

... Singapore in February last. Their mother resides at 41 Nursery Street. Women's Voluntary Services Forfar Civil Defence Sunday SUNDAY FIRST Wvs belongs to Civil Defence, and as such, is expected to attend the Special Service In the Parish Church on Sunday First ...

Published: Thursday 12 November 1942
Newspaper: Forfar Dispatch
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1150 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

THE FORFAR DISPATCH POINTS RATIONING

... Chief Warden, dedicated the canteen. Mrs Fyfe-Jamieson inspected various units on parade, following which there was a demonstration of first-aid work by Kirriemuir mobile unit, firefighting and rescue work by a detachment of Forfar NFS and girl cadets ...

Published: Thursday 01 October 1942
Newspaper: Forfar Dispatch
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1350 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

THE _FORFAR DISPATCH

... the church-parading of the Home Guard, the Air Training Corps and the Army Cadet Frce. This Sunday it was the turn of the Civil Defence Services, along with the annual Kirk('n o' the Cooncil. After a silence of over two years we heard once more the Steeple ...

Published: Thursday 19 November 1942
Newspaper: Forfar Dispatch
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1083 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

I am, &c., ANGUS MILLS

... asking all members to undergo a simple training in Civil Defence. The training offered is noteworthy in that it is very simple and yet comprehensive, and is to consist of five informal talks on Civil Defence subjects—lmmediate Aid (first aid in very ...

Published: Thursday 30 July 1942
Newspaper: Forfar Dispatch
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1283 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

McICAYS

... vulnerable to air attack. Considered geographically the position of Japan offers some persuasively close analogies to that of the United Kingdom. Both are a small group of islands lying off the mass of the European-Asiatic continent, strategically situated so ...

Published: Thursday 30 April 1942
Newspaper: Forfar Dispatch
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 2181 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

Church of Scotland

... realistic film dealing with the new incendiary bomb will be screened. Better than a dozen lectures was the verdict of the Civil Defence personnel who saw the picture on Tuesday evening. A joint service for the town churches will be held in the East Church ...

Published: Thursday 24 December 1942
Newspaper: Forfar Dispatch
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 812 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

COATS of That Rare Quality which will be practically unobtainable when Austerity and Utility are in full ..

... night the C.O. made reference to the company's high standard of attendance and deportment at church parades. Reports that the unit has applied for permission to change its name to the Holy Guard are, however, without foundation. On Friday of next week the ...

Published: Thursday 22 October 1942
Newspaper: Forfar Dispatch
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 469 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

THE FORFAR DISPATCH

... All serving members may apply for War Service Grants, i.e., all ranks in the Navy, Army, Air Force, members enrolled for Civil Defence under the National Service Act, 1941, and agricultural workers if they were posted to a County War Agricultural Emergency ...

Published: Thursday 11 June 1942
Newspaper: Forfar Dispatch
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 818 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Revenge the Forfar!

... Saturday afternoon, when the opening ceremony will be performed by Rear Admiral Cyril 11. G. Benson. Detachments of Military and Civil Defence organisations of the town will then parade through the streets, returning to the County Buildings, where the Provost ...

Published: Thursday 23 April 1942
Newspaper: Forfar Dispatch
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 889 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

The Power of the Penny

... There had been sent to Russia parcels of gloves, gum boot stockings, and other comforts, and issues had also been made for our Civil Defence purposes. The financial statement, submitted by Mr J. Paterson, British Linen Bank, showed receipts during the year ...

Published: Thursday 03 September 1942
Newspaper: Forfar Dispatch
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1274 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

R. S. MARSHALL

... Invasion Committee has asked your help so it is most important that all members should be present. Your new duties in the Civil Defence Scheme will be explained to you. A Gramophone and some Flat Irons are required for Troops in Forfar. Please hand in ...

Published: Thursday 02 July 1942
Newspaper: Forfar Dispatch
County: Angus, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 280 | Page: 1 | Tags: none