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CIVIL DEFENCE APPEAL

... of the Civil Defence services join this appeal to provide 15 Lancaster bombers and 30 Typhoon fighter aircraft for those brave lads who have showed us so conclusively that they know how to use them. * Preceding the ceremony was a parade of Civil Defence ...

Published: Wednesday 26 May 1943
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 400 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Part of the remarkably fine procession of the fighting and civil defence services and other organisations which ..

... procession of the fighting and civil defence services and other organisations which were represented at the Wednesday celebrations during Barnstaple and District Wings for Victory Week. In the picture are the Civil Defence squad, the St. lohn Ambulance ...

Published: Thursday 27 May 1943
Newspaper: North Devon Journal
County: Devon, England
Type: Advertisement | Words: 810 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

£1,500,000 IS THE TARGET

... Tamar - terrace, Albert-road, and disperse at Dockyard main gate. NAVAL AND ALLIED UNITS. The parade will be of a comprehensive character, and will include a naval unit with Allied detachments, Sea Cadets, W.R.N.S., field and 7-pounder guns, with crews ...

Published: Saturday 22 May 1943
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 583 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

TARGET

... Nether Stowey Stogursey. Cannington. and Combwich Flight, R.A Units. A.T.S. Units Dr, Morgan’s School and 65th Squadron. Trumpet Bugle and Drums Band Home Guard Platoon. Special Police, Civil Defence Wardens and Firstaid Partv. Fire Guard, Red Cross and ...

MONEY FOR WINGS

... fine record, equalling, for the size of the city and the number of attacks, that of anyother town or city in the Kingdom. The civil front must not fail in their duty to do everything in their power to assist the good work of the Fighting Forces. In unity ...

Published: Friday 28 May 1943
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 977 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

EMPIRE AIRWAYS

... of international co-operation fostered during the war with mutual advantage by the United Nations. It will be a good thing if the promised House of Commons debate on civil aviation is not much longer delayed, so that the air can be cleared on these issues ...

Published: Monday 24 May 1943
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1464 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Local & District News

... 730 p.m. drumhead service will be held at which the Lord Bishop of the Diocese Is giving the address. The Service units. Home Guard. Civil Defence and other bodies are assembling at the Post-office and marching in procession, headed the Sherborne Church ...

Published: Friday 28 May 1943
Newspaper: Western Gazette
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 6639 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

EXETER'S WINGS EFFORT

... fine record, equalling, for the size of the city and number of attacks, that of any other town or city in the Kingdom. The civil front must not fail in their duty to do everything in their power to assist the good work of the Fighting Forces. In unity ...

Published: Friday 28 May 1943
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 605 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

CITY'S GRATITUDE TO HOME GUARD

... of the L.D.V., three years ago. At the saluting base the Duke of Beaufort stood for half an hour taking the salute as the units marched by. With him were the Sub-Area Home. Guard Commander Col. C. E. Turner. C.8.E., and the Commanding Officer of the ...

Published: Saturday 22 May 1943
Newspaper: Gloucester Journal
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1182 | Page: 9 | Tags: none

:,.ITURDAY. MAY *2. 1943

... in the interett of all the United Nations, the fiat objective. Next Mr. Churchill laid considerable stress on the co-operation and harmonious relations existing between the Forces of the British Empire and those of the United States laying special emphasis ...

TALKS OVER IN WASHINGTON

... has paved the way for co-ordination of military operations designed to catch Hitler in a twoway squeeze.—Reuter. Civil Aviation Debate Civil aviation is to be debated in the House of Commons on the next sitting day. M.P.s have been pressing for such a debate ...

Published: Friday 28 May 1943
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 455 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

R.A.F. EXHIBITION

... Knee’s window. PARADES. Three parades have been organised during the week, as foUow:�� Saturday, May Sind, at 7 p.m. Grand Civil Defence Parade, headed the Bands of the Boyal Artillery and Royal Air Force. The salute will be taken at the Town Hall by His ...