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Ack-Ack Command

... Jocelyn Lucas asked if men who were wounded and ,invalided, having done fewer than three years in the anti-aircraft batteries or Civil Defence, would get anything. ■Mr. Churchill: My impression is that if you have to leave the Service through having a wound ...

Published: Friday 18 May 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 554 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

mums op nti FRIDAY-. THE AFTERMATH OF WAR Warwick Unites in Thanksgiving STREET PARTIES, Ps.O.W. ENTERTAINED

... mums nti FRIDAY-. THE AFTERMATH OF WAR Warwick Unites in Thanksgiving STREET PARTIES, Ps.O.W. ENTERTAINED was a happy Impulse on the part 01 Warwick civic authority, m tne persons 01 the Mayor and Mayoress (Councillor and Mrs. W. V. Collier), extend an ...

BIRMINGHAM

... BIRMINGHAM Aid To China: Lady Cripps has received a gift of £26 ss. for British United Aid to China from the directors and employees of Messrs. Serck Radiators, Ltd., Warwick Road, Birmingham. The fund has reached a total of £1,489,350. Welfare Officers’ ...

Published: Friday 18 May 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 601 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

S OF AMPHIBIOUS BLOW

... Harbour, May 17 that would not sink J here fdr an American a under her own steam Vy ordeal that navy men 110 other ship has ever United States aircraft (27,000 tons). Her n e Ban at dawn on March lo , > her planes were prepartheir first attack on he was hit ...

Published: Friday 18 May 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 945 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

VARNISH PAINT

... Ltd, THANKSGIVING SUNDAY GREAT PARADE IN LEAMINGTON Thanksgiving Sunday for Victory In Europe was marked In Leamington by a united service In the Pump Room Gardens and an- exceptionally large parade, witnessed by a very big crowd. The parade was led by ...

Published: Friday 18 May 1945
Newspaper: Leamington Spa Courier
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 300 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

Mayor's Address

... plaved during the past six years. We are proud to salute the members of the Armed Forces, men and women, the Home Guard, the Civil Defence in all Its branches, the youth organisations and the war workers, both those from factories and those who have worked ...

Published: Friday 18 May 1945
Newspaper: Leamington Spa Courier
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 457 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

ack stripes > represent

... —the Home Guard, the National Fire Service, the police and Civil Defence. This medal touches about 7.000.000 people and recognises the struggle against the enemy’s air and bomb attack. Ack-Ack units in Great Britain would be eligible for the Defence Medal ...

Published: Friday 18 May 1945
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 820 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

BIRMINGHAM GAZETTE. Friday, 18 May, 1945 iOYAL TO MEAT RATION long-service awards for b.s.a. workers VILLA TEAM ..

... year. Thompson J.P. was re-elected 17/8: Singer, 6/6, 6/9; Simms Units. Lloyds Defd.. 55/0; Singer Motors. ss. 9d.. 4s 3d. F. 's3s. VIII.: Just 7 Sergeant Mike CQ7/ CIC/ The duties of our Civil Defence anj was also appointed chairman 11/0. 11/9. Standard ...

Published: Friday 18 May 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Gazette
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 6672 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

PROGRAMME

... builders and local authorities. (10) Practical help for ex- Service men and women and especially the dis- abled, to resettle in civil life. (11) Removal of need from the home by carrying out complete schemes of national insurance, family allowances and ...

Published: Friday 18 May 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 264 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

FULL EMPLOYMENT

... resources of private builders and local authorities. Practical help for Servicemen and women, and especially the disabled to resettle in civil lite. Removal oi need from the home by carrying out complete schemes of national insurance, family allowances, and improved ...

Published: Friday 18 May 1945
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 161 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

HOME GUARD, N.F.S., C.D. & POLICE TO GET DEFENCE MEDAL

... service with the Forces overseas from or outside the country of residence. (c> For civil defence or other specified civilian service in militry operational areas, and (d) For civil defence service in non-operational areas subjected to air attack or closely ...

Published: Friday 18 May 1945
Newspaper: Coventry Evening Telegraph
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1798 | Page: 8 | Tags: none