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District VE-Week Observance The residents of practically every other street in the city must have held a ..

... given by the Vicar of Radford and music for singing was provided by the Co-operative Society Orchestra. Many members of Civil Defence units from the Radford area were among the congregation. Coventry’s service of thanksgiving for victory in Europe, held in ...

Published: Monday 14 May 1945
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 391 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

“No Supplanting of French”

... being given it. and will keep the House fully informed the decisions early I can. We are in actual communication with the United States Government on this situation.” NEW DEPUTY SPEAKER MR. C. WILLIAMS SUCCEEDS 1,000,000 TONS OF “SURPLUS” BOMBS THE BIRMINGHAM ...

Published: Thursday 31 May 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1428 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

PETROL PIPELINES ACROSS THE CHANNEL

... had been born. the “Pluto” project was under way in the United Kingdom, the United States Army also was working on a similar scheme. After discussions between the respective authorities the United States Army magnanimously agreed that efforts be concentrated ...

Published: Thursday 24 May 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1807 | Page: 3, 4 | Tags: none

LOCAL NEWS * Courier Comfort* Fund The Committee of the ” Courier ” Com. forts Fund acknowledge* a cheque for

... Safety Congress to held In London from June 18th to 24th. C.u. Welfare xae winter season of Civil Defence Welfare Section has completed, the 14 games prayed, the Civil Defence teams were *• surenargedby the G.P.O, and arrested by the Police once. This meant ...

Published: Friday 25 May 1945
Newspaper: Leamington Spa Courier
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 796 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

A SUNDAY PARADE

... for it to take place next Sunday, and it will be postponed to the following Sunday. Units of all the fighting forces will take part, along with the Home Guard, Civil Defence, and the many voluntary institutions that have helped Birmingham to carry on ...

Published: Thursday 03 May 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Gazette
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1191 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

7,000.000 PERSONS TO GET DEFENCE MEDALS

... months’ service in operational unit. Army and Air Force personnel serving in H.M. ships or m defensively-equipped merchant ships will also qualify. The Air Crew Europe Star is for two months’ operational flying or more from United Kingdom bases over Europe ...

Published: Saturday 19 May 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 663 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

ALEXANDRA. KENILWORTH

... parade, which will assemble In Beauchamp Avenue, will be a large and representative character. It will Include all units of H.M. Forces. Civil Defence, N.F.8.. Home Guard, factory and other war workers, and representatives of all organisations. It is extremely ...

Published: Friday 04 May 1945
Newspaper: Leamington Spa Courier
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 828 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

AIRY SOAP*

... Mr. Churchill, knows perfectly well that, taken by and large. Ireland's neutrality was wholly benevolent in respect of the United Nations.” Covtttfru = ——-i * PABCETTEB TUESDAY, MAY 15, 1945 City Mews. BISHOP ST. leu Order for Trieste Withdrawal to Avoid ...

Published: Tuesday 15 May 1945
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 987 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

Alderman Moore at the Palace

... toast of The United Nations.” and stressed the need for their continued collaboration to ensure world peace In the future. Dr. K. Scott, in most eloquent soeech. proposed International Soroptlmism. and The Womens Services In War and Civil Defence •• proposed ...

Published: Friday 18 May 1945
Newspaper: Leamington Spa Courier
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1352 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

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... List of War Criminals NO SPECIAL IMMUNITY FOR DOENITZ By Our Political Correspondent that Germany is under the control of the United Nations military government the generals will be undertaking new and difficult tasks. One of their first concerns will be ...

Published: Friday 11 May 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Gazette
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1437 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

Dumped Parcels U.S. Officer Relieved ol Command Major d. c, jernigin. commanding officer of the U.S. Army first ..

... Warwickshire, have been relieved on his command for neglect of duty, Brigadier-General E. F. Koenig. Commanding General of the United Kingdom Base U.S. Army, announced to-day. An investigation by U.S. Army officials disclosed, the statement adds, that Major ...

Published: Thursday 31 May 1945
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 256 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

“Lord Haw Haw”

... ba-sis of truth can win through. STOP DENOUNCING BIG BUSINESS LORD SWINTON’S ADVICE TO LABOUR Viscount Swinton, Minister for Civil Aviation, speaking at Sheffield last night, said that, it the Labour Party wanted to convert the country to nationalisation ...

Published: Wednesday 30 May 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 596 | Page: 2 | Tags: none