THE HOME GUARD 1939-1945

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  • H 11852
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  • object name: Official photograph
  • object category: Photography

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The Home Guard: During an exercise involving the local Home Guard, ARP personnel and the Police in Northen Command, 'enemy' forces succeeded in taking a town after a bitter struggle but were later overpowered. Photograph shows the Home Guard firing at the 'enemy' in the street behind the cover of a post-box.

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