Silent Secretary And Ex-Shipyard Plater Knighted

... Countryman was born Hull and served his apprenticeship a plater in Sunderland shipyard. For more than years has held office in the United Society of Boilermakers and Iron and Steel Shipbuilders, and has been its scncral secretary sincp 1936 He Is also president ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 913 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

NEW YEAR HONOURS

... high duties with distinction. He has been the chief link between the citizens and the thousands of Service personnel, of the United Nations who have been temporarily resident in Londonderry, and he has done a vast amount of good work in providing for their ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Belfast News-Letter
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 512 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

to the British Delegation at the Hague Reparations Conference in 1929 and 1930

... London Anti-Aircraft Battalion and has also repeatedly taken up (e authorities the case for g Welshmen to serve toin Welsh units. Other principal awards are: ORDER OF THE BATH Knight Grand Cross Sir Frederick A. Pile MC. Knight Commander Lieut.-gen. Sir ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Western Mail
County: Glamorgan, Wales
Type: Article | Words: 185 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

EARLDOM FOR DAVID LLOYD GEORGE

... Ministry of Health. William .Percival Hildred, C.8.. 0.8.E.. Director-General of Civil; Aviation. Air Ministry. Mark Hodgson. * 0.8.E.. J.P., general secretary. United Society of Boilermakers and Iron and Steel Shipbuilders. Joseph Stanley Holmes. M ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: Article | Words: 895 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

LOST AND FOUND

... Election may have to be re- Pidoral sraciELißTß.— a wieki. sisted In the wider interests Ltd.. PfiAr.-EAU. international resettlement HOUSES AND PROPERTY and peace. POR SALE ■ ~—r~ The Big Three HNOUNCtMXItTS of Hou*m for Sole by Dickcos and Brrry appear ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Nottingham Journal
County: Nottinghamshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 859 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

LIKE PEAS OFF ELEPHANT

... Bastogne during the past 72 hours have been bounced off like peas shot at an elephant's back, says John M'Dermott, British United Press war eorrespo,,dent. One such attack was broken up by our aircraft, which swooped in to destroy 40 enemy vehicles. A ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Belfast Telegraph
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 851 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

R.A.F. Fire-Fighters Beat Professionals

... Professionals A team from an R.A.F. Transport Command unit in Bristol area recently defeated the Royal Navy, the Army, and'another R.A.F. team in the 1944 Industrial Fire Brigade, Fire Guard and Civil Defence competitions. The Transport Command team took ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: Article | Words: 64 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

FIRE SERVICE CHIEF

... London and Home Counties. William Percival Hildred, C. 8.. 0.8. E.. Director-General of Civil Aviation, Air Ministry. Mark Hodgson. 0.8. E., J.P.. general secretary, United Society of Boilermakers and Iron and Steel Shipbuilders. Joseph Stanley Holmes, M.P ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Newcastle Journal
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 288 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

1944 PATH TO VICTORY

... 1944 PATH TO VICTORY MONDAY, JAN. 1, 1945 -HPHE year 1944 has seen a sue■ cession of military events that has brought the United Nations within sight of victory in Europe. Germany is encircled and her people are disillusioned. To the remaining task of ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1651 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Bomber Secret

... the Air Ministry and the Ministry of Aircraft Production. A knighthood also goes to Mr. IV. IV Mildred, Director-ticneral of Civil Aviation, who was member of the recent British delegation to the Chicago Air Conference. Mr. Mildred is. in a sense, one of ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Daily Herald
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 542 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

OMEN AS COVENTRY FREEMEN

... ’planes in a night attack sank a 6 000-ton freighter transport in Lingayen Gulf. Luzon. Pour luggers were sunk by light naval units on a night patrol off the north coast of the Vizavas. A 1.000-ton freighter was hit bombs at Davao. Mindanao. A small freighter ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1182 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Says Sir Alexander Korda

... insignificant as they May seem, can cost time and' money and nervous wear and tear—l have never known a more cheerful production unit than Perfect Strangers. And I shall never forge' the first news of D-Day. P young wardrobe girl was the only person in the ...

Published: Monday 01 January 1945
Newspaper: Good Morning
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 492 | Page: 1 | Tags: none