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Views of Unionist M.P.s

... that responsibility to Parliament for United Kingdom civil air transport should be transferred from the Air Ministry to a Civil Transport Ministry. The United Kingdom Board of Aeronautics should be appointed by the Civil Transport Minister. ...

Published: Friday 06 August 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 503 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

An Estimate for Britain

... to which civil aviation would develop after the war. His own estimate—and it was nothing but an estimate—was, perhaps, 2,000 planes in Great Britain. Before the war, there were fewer than 500 aeroplanes in the United States engaged in civil aviation, ...

Published: Thursday 21 October 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 317 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

FIRST KNOCK-OUT FOR GERMANY THEN JAPAN’S TURN WILL COME Detroit (Mich.), November 29 Air Marshal Sir William ..

... could have that Japan would eventually be overthrown. CIVIL SERVICE BONUS An application for an increase in the war bonus payable to non-industrial Civil Servants has been under consideration by the Civil Service National Whitley Council. lAn agreement has ...

Published: Tuesday 30 November 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 856 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

THE BIRMINGHAM POST, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 2, 1943

... fires in. Gertrude Cove, the camp area, and on a beached ship and runway. JAPANESE UNITS WIPED OUT SUCCESSES IN YANGTSE FRONT FIGHTING Chtjngkixg, June 1 The Chinese and United States air forces have completely swept the Japanese Air Force from the sky above ...

Published: Wednesday 02 June 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2535 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

STRONG ALLIED FORCES RELEASED

... learned by Service and) civil authorities concerned,” the communique added. Air Marshal Sir Trafford Leigh- Mallory, Air Officer Commanding-in- Chief, Fighter Command, provided effective protection for the naval and militarv units engaged in the exercise ...

Published: Friday 10 September 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 2570 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

KING AND BADOGLIO

... Italian units were ordered into the German area in Crete by a trick and disarmed. Senior Italian artillery officers were ordered, not by their own Italian officers but by German officers, to report to German headquarters. They refused. One Italian unit was ...

Published: Monday 02 August 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1754 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Combined Strategy

... for example, that civil authority in French North Africa has done nothing to encourage enlistment in General Giraud’s armies. It is known that Axis propaganda is still allowed to represent to the natives that the landing of the United Nations was a mere ...

Published: Wednesday 27 January 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 764 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

LONDON LETTER

... of Escaped Prisoners members of the unit of whom four are women. Two are engaged in A.R.P. work in Assam, and some, with experience of the London blitz,” are helping to organise Civil Defence work in Calcutta. The Unit’s chief concern is famine reliel in ...

Published: Friday 17 September 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 995 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

FRIDAY, MAY 28, 1943

... agreement among wellinformed observers that, after an intensified air offensive, the invasion of Europe wull come very soon. “The United Nations wull strike simultaneously at several points on the periphery of Hitler’s fortress in the full expectation of slow ...

Published: Friday 28 May 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1354 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Italy’s Government

... or no King at all. Further questions may explore the value of an appeasement policy directed to Italy’s. Civil Service—and wonder how far that Civil Service is concerned to retain the old order and how far it is concerned to keep Italy running till a new ...

Published: Saturday 20 November 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 336 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Woolton Wonderland

... Woolton’s Wonderland, but not of whisky. TRADE DISPUTES ACT CONTROVERSY CIVIL SERVICE UNIONS AND THE T.U.C. Since Mr. Churchill received a deputation representatives of the three Civil Service Unions, the Cabinet has further considered the Trade Disputes ...

Published: Wednesday 11 August 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 587 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

To-day’s Dangers

... circumstances urged despair and vindicated when the hostile odds were overwhelming.” Birmingham’s Great Gathering Eight thousand Civil Defence workers from all parts of Birmingham formed the major portion of an assembly in Victoria Square yesterday afternoon ...

Published: Monday 27 September 1943
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1427 | Page: 4 | Tags: none