Week's News From Town and Country

... Desert Army. He saw service,, in Cyprus and Palestine before being sent to Leros, where he was captured with others of his unit after battle lasting seven days. Shipped to Greece, the men were marched around Athens, by German guards, about ten times for ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Western Times
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 4809 | Page: 6, 7 | Tags: none

Exeter Cathedral Bulletin

... thankfulness, and thankfulness expressed praise. '•> * Sunday morning. May 13, was an official occasion. Units representing a!! the Services, military and civil, were present. It would appear from letters which have been published since that one or two more might ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 859 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Week's News From Town and Country

... the Desert Army. He sawservice in Cyprus and Palestine before being sent to Leros, where he was captured with others of his unit after a battle lasting seven days. Shipped to Greece, the men' were marched aroupd Athens, by German guards, abut ten times ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Exeter and Plymouth Gazette
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 4813 | Page: 6, 7 | Tags: none

Local & District News

... films was shown in the School on Monday. Lieut.-Col Nixon (chairman the Association) thanked Mr. W. H- Gwillim. of the Film Unit. CIGARETTES FOR THE FORCES On Empire Day the scholars of Stickland's School subscribed £3 10s 7d to the Overseas League Tobacco ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Western Gazette
County: Somerset, England
Type: Article | Words: 10185 | Page: 2, 3 | Tags: none

ADVERTISED ENGAGEMENTS

... 17; husbands and wives and daughters worked side by side. High Parliamentary officials. Cabinet Ministers’ wives, policemen, Civil Servants, men and girls from the Post Office, and cooks from the kitchen made up the staff. Together they have done —and are ...

Published: Friday 01 June 1945
Newspaper: Gloucester Citizen
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 965 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

MORE PETROL FOR BATH TAXIS

... for about 14 years and is now serv with the Civil Affairs Organi sation, has been promoted to the rank of Captain. William Scott and his wife, Louise, of 1, Belgrave Terrace, Camden Road, Bath, both in the Civil Service, were each fined 10s. the Bath County ...

AWARDS FOR SERVICE

... Bruce Edwards. R.A.F.V.R.. No. 7 Squadron. This airman was born 1921 at Newbury, Berks, and his home is at Romford. Essex. In civil life was a capstan apprentice and served in the A T He enlisted in December, 1940. and is a flight engineer. The King has approved ...

MRS. V. BRUCE WITHDRAWS AT STROUD

... in the field —Flt.- Lieut. W. R. D. Perkins, the present Conservative member, who is Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Flt.-Lieut. Ben, Parkin who stands for Labour, and Mr. Peter Cadbury, of Warden Hill-road, Cheltenham, who represents ...

Published: Saturday 02 June 1945
Newspaper: Cheltenham Chronicle
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 208 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

SOLVING PROBLEMS OF DEMOBBED

... these dispersal units many will be faced with numerous problems and difficulties on which they will be anxious to get help. The Government have set up plans for easing the return of ex- Service men and women along the road to re-settlement in civilian o ...

Published: Saturday 02 June 1945
Newspaper: Gloucester Journal
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 542 | Page: 10 | Tags: none

NEW R.A.F. TASK

... NEW R.A.F. TASK Fitting Members For Civil Life The Royal Air Force has begun one of its greatest training tasks preparation of its officers, airmen, and women for return to civil life. This scheme is available to all members of the R.A.F. and W.A.A.F ...

Published: Monday 04 June 1945
Newspaper: Western Morning News
County: Devon, England
Type: Article | Words: 126 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

To-day's Gossip

... yet by Service men and women and workers engaged full time in war industry to avail themselves of the facilities of the Resettlement Advice Service, which opened its office at Barclays Bank Chambers, High Street, Cheltenham, on Monday. Mr. G. J. Kembery ...

Published: Wednesday 06 June 1945
Newspaper: Gloucestershire Echo
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1027 | Page: 3 | Tags: none