Spring Beds and Sheets ... and Only Pay Parades FIRST MIDLAND C.R.U. WILL BE SOLDIERS’ UtOPIA first Civil ..

... Army, authorities. Since it was decided to use it as a Civil Resettlement Unit considerable alterations have been made. modation are above the ordinary barrack standard.” The men can go to the unit nearest their homes; they can have leave every week-end ...

Published: Tuesday 31 July 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Gazette
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 508 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

HALF-WAY HALL FOR REPATRIATED MEN GUIDING THEM BACK TO CIVILIAN LIFE The first Civil Resettlement Unit in the ..

... HALF-WAY HALL FOR REPATRIATED MEN GUIDING THEM BACK TO CIVILIAN LIFE The first Civil Resettlement Unit in the Midlands for repatriated prisoners-of-war discharged or released from the Army to be opened on Thursday at Wightwick Hall, near Wolverhampton ...

Published: Tuesday 31 July 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Daily Post
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 148 | Page: 2 | Tags: none

Sixty repatriated prisoners of war, stationed at Stourport with the 17th Civil Resettlement Unit, to-day ..

... Sixty repatriated prisoners of war, stationed at Stourport with the 17th Civil Resettlement Unit, to-day visited Bournville and toured the factory of Cadbury Bros., Ltd. Many of the men had been in prison camps in Europe and in the Far East. To-night ...

Published: Thursday 13 December 1945
Newspaper: Birmingham Mail
County: Warwickshire, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 92 | Page: 4 | Tags: none

Wearside Echoes Looker-On

... Wearside Echoes Looker-On M Edward Embleton, under Resettlement of P.O.W.s | O. 6» Civil Resettlement Unit at Washington has developed considerably since I last visited the site four just after its the title Reminiscences,” has written a record of the ...

CIVILIAN AH*

... by invitation from Lt.- Col. T. Aveling, R.A., who. is Commanding Officer of the camp there, visited No. 5 C.R.U. (Civil Resettlement Unit) at Acton Place, They were received by the Colonel and Major C. J. Lindsey, R.A., second in command, and very interesting ...

Published: Thursday 13 December 1945
Newspaper: Suffolk and Essex Free Press
County: Suffolk, England
Type: Article | Words: 100 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

STUDY OF HOUSING

... dispatches. Subsequently he was appointed colonel-in-charge of the Ist Battalion, and recently has been in charge of a civil re-settlement unit in the Birmingham area. Mr Stanton Starkey has made a special study of housing and has inaugurated a scheme for the ...

Published: Monday 17 February 1947
Newspaper: Hull Daily Mail
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 99 | Page: 1 | Tags: none

EX-P.O.W. RESETTLEMENT

... EX-P.O.W. RESETTLEMENT. Twelve hundred ex-prisoners of IWar who feel themselves round pegs 'in square holes, are wanted by No. 2 Civil Resettlement Unit, at Peover Hall, Knutsford, Cheshire, between now .and June. This unit, which is ...

Published: Friday 16 May 1947
Newspaper: Nelson Leader
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 103 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

ST. JOHN COUNCIL FOR GLO'SHIRE

... and home nursing, welfare and medical comforts in the county, visiting ex-prisoners of war in connection with the civil resettlement unit at Daglingworth and in particular the special arrangements for training and examining in first aid the large police ...

Published: Saturday 08 June 1946
Newspaper: Gloucester Journal
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 141 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

WHITTON VICTORY DANCE AT KNELLER

... WHITTON VICTORY DANCE AT KNELLER HALL The Mayor and Mayoress Twickenham were present at Victory dance at No. 8 Civil Resettlement Unit, Kneller Hall, on Wednesday. The function was held in the Trainees’ Recreation Room, which was beautifully decorated ...

Published: Saturday 06 October 1945
Newspaper: Middlesex Chronicle
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 122 | Page: 7 | Tags: none