... SERVICES TTACKED by waves of dive bombers, raked with artillery fire, and hammered on all sides by enemy aimoured and infantry units, Gloucester successfully 11 light a desperate battle against invasion hordes in its I Hugest exercise test during the week-end ...

Published: Monday 28 September 1942
Newspaper: Gloucester Citizen
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1027 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

Speed-Up InCivU Defence

... increase' certainly in civil defence Losses in full-time civil defence personnel must be made good by part-time service, and it must Be remembered that it look six parttimers to do the work of one wholetme member of the civil defence services. Those ...

Published: Friday 25 September 1942
Newspaper: Shields Daily News
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1074 | Page: 1 | Tags: none


... the results will astonish you. .«L •.- - It has stood the HOME GUARD TRAINING Comes Before Civil Defence Before Home Guards are called upon to help with civil defence duties, local authorities must make fullest use other manpower resources, so that military ...

Published: Monday 28 September 1942
Newspaper: Belfast News-Letter
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1153 | Page: 5, 6 | Tags: none


... Messrs. T. P. Misoampbell, C.E., and a reference to United States Thoe. A. Christie have been appointed as troops in Northern Ireland; the the officers for this duty. continues : ‘ It will undoulit- The Civil Defence wardens recently edly part of Britain's ...

Published: Friday 04 September 1942
Newspaper: Ballymena Observer
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 1151 | Page: 6 | Tags: none


... be realised by all who were presmt youth was proud to take its part in a simple but impressive ceremony with the Service Units, Civil Defence, Home Guard and National Fire Service. The suirit of service was so clearly symbolised as to carry, one hopes, ...

Published: Saturday 05 September 1942
Newspaper: Middlesex Chronicle
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 2173 | Page: 2 | Tags: none


... are called upon to help with Civil Defence Local Authorities must make fullest use of other man-power resources, so that military training is not unduly interfered with. Stating this, the War Office explains the new Civil Defence duties which Home Guards ...

Published: Wednesday 30 September 1942
Newspaper: Falkirk Herald
County: Stirlingshire, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 368 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

U.S. Soldiers In Russia

... Broadcast Last Night United States fighting men are in Russia, according to President Roosevelt's broadcast address to the International Students' Assembly in Washington last night. He did not elucidate the nature or number these units. The reference to ...

Published: Friday 04 September 1942
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 514 | Page: 3 | Tags: none


... Services, both militant and civil, supplemented by a large assembly of citizens. The Service representatives marched to the Cathedral headed by the band of (he Royal West Sussex Regiment. There were detachments Of regular Army units, the RA.F. Regiment and ...

Published: Saturday 05 September 1942
Newspaper: Chichester Observer
County: Sussex, England
Type: Article | Words: 715 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Meeting With Stalin

... The result was that the shelters were not safe. If it were a matter merely between the Civil Defence Authority and the contratl.or the matter would be left to civil law, but the public were involved and the shelters were being built to meet a growing and ...

Published: Tuesday 08 September 1942
Newspaper: Belfast Telegraph
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 1692 | Page: 5 | Tags: none


... A.T.C., W.V.S., Special Constables, men's and women's sections of the British Legion, the newly-formed G.T.C. and Civil Defence Units marched from the railway station the Church, where service was held. The Vicar preached. In the Staveley area, the National ...


... dispositions ; the National Fire Service And civil defence services under invasion conditions ; toe liaison bet Ween the police, National Fire Service, civil defence and Home Guard : and military and civil defence communications and messing, and billeting ...

Published: Friday 11 September 1942
Newspaper: Fulham Chronicle
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 223 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

By “Tin Hat.”

... the suggestion for the formation of Civil Defence Cadet Corps to enable youths to join A.R.P. Services, In England several areas have started Civil Defence Corps, but the scheme has not had official “blessing.” A Civil Defence Cadet Corps for boys of 15 ...

Published: Saturday 12 September 1942
Newspaper: Londonderry Sentinel
County: Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 1407 | Page: 4 | Tags: none