Head Hunters Helped Airmen 'NORTH RESETTLEMENT CAMP OPENING Problems of prisoners of war returning to this ..

... Head Hunters Helped Airmen 'NORTH RESETTLEMENT CAMP OPENING Problems of prisoners of war returning to this country after years in the 'unreal world of a prison camp, will be tackled at a new Civil Resettlement' Unit which is being established at Washington ...

Published: Saturday 25 August 1945
Newspaper: Shields Daily News
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 111 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

ADJUSTMENT TO CIVIL LIFE

... ADJUSTMENT TO CIVIL LIFE FIRST ARRIVALS AT MIDLAND UNIT The first Civil Resettlement Unit in the Midlands, and one of the first in the country, was opened to-day at Wightwick Hall, near Wolverhampton. The work of getting the ...

Published: Thursday 02 August 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 193 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

FARM FIRES

... agreed to write to the Ministry supuarting Mr. Holmes’s application. After hearino- a talk by Major W. Holden, of the Civil Re.settlement Unit at Lilford Hall, members enthusiastically agreed to do all they could to help ex-prisonersof-war to settle in civilian ...

Published: Friday 31 August 1945
Newspaper: Northampton Mercury
County: Northamptonshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1607 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

HELPING OUR EX-P.O.W.S

... have been converting Wightwick Hall, near Wolverhampton, into a civil resettlement unit for British repatriated prisoners of war, the first of whom arrived there to-day. The M.O. of the unit is a Northfield doctor, who qualifield at Birmingham University ...

Published: Thursday 02 August 1945
Newspaper: Evening Despatch
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 97 | Page: 1, 2 | Tags: none

BATH NEWS OF INTEREST

... the day seeing how the work was done. They were three released prisoners of war. and visited the Exchange from the Civil Re-settlement Unit Cirencester, the idea being that men who had been prisoners for long time might need some reeducation the ways of ...

Published: Wednesday 08 August 1945
Newspaper: Western Daily Press
County: Bristol, England
Type: Article | Words: 234 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Half-Way House Down Civvy-St

... are Merseysiders, and all are repatriates who have spent long periods in German prison camps and are now in No. 2 Civil Resettlement Unit. The halfway house which is their headquarters is Peover Hall —Elizabethan and 19th Century Cheshire country mansion ...

Published: Friday 24 August 1945
Newspaper: Liverpool Evening Express
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 235 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

CONFIDENCE

... launched an important scheme for the social as well as physical rehabilitation of returned prisoners of war, and a Civil Resettlement Unit has been established at New Washington. | Here, on a site admirably j suited for the purpose, the vital task of guiding ...

iycv Camp For Repatriates Shields Ex-P.O.W.s At Washington Centre

... Flebburn arrived In a civil resettlement unit which opened at Washington yesterday. The 60 repatriated men who ,arrived in the afternoon are all ,from Tyneside and have expressed a wish to , spend a few weeks at the camp to refit them for civil life at their ...

Published: Friday 31 August 1945
Newspaper: Shields Daily News
County: Northumberland, England
Type: Article | Words: 497 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

The Lighter Side

... the Array School of Music—is now civil resettlement unit in which men who have spent long periods as prisoners are prepared for re-entry into civilian life. There is no compulsion in the scheme—men volunteer to to the unit and they, can leave will. They ...

Published: Wednesday 22 August 1945
Newspaper: Nottingham Evening Post
County: Nottinghamshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 561 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

INDIAN POSE

... are Merseysiders and all are repatriates who have spent long periods in German prison camps and are now in No. 2 Civil Resettlement Unit. The “half-way house,” which is their headquarters, is Peover Hall—Elizabethan and nineteenth century Cheshire country ...

Published: Friday 24 August 1945
Newspaper: Liverpool Echo
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 537 | Page: 5 | Tags: none