HOME GUARD MEMORIES AND INFORMATION - WARWICKSHIRE, BIRMINGHAM

THE BIRMINGHAM HOME GUARD
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September 1940

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In September 1940, when the organisation was only in its fourth month of existence, a specialist magazine produced this overview of Birmingham's Home Guard.

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Pages 1-2: Messages from Lord Mayor and Zone Commander - portraits of Unit Commanders
Pages 3-4: Birmingham's military volunteer history - images of parades and training - Dunlop's pigeon post
Page 5:   Birmingham's example - industry support - waterborne canal patrol


ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
Grateful acknowledgement is made to Mick Ackrill, the owner of the original documents who has generously made copies available to staffshomeguard; and also to the publishers of this long-defunct magazine and their successors.