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WW2 Homecraft Training Centre Report

WW2 Homecraft Training Centre Report

 WLA Homecraft Training Centre Report Irene Hulatt nee Wright was one of many former land girls who, at the end of their Second World War service in the Land Army, decided to get married....

WW2 Clothing Rationing Coupon Equivalent Permit Receipt 1940s

WW2 Clothing Rationing Coupon Equivalent Permit Receipt 1940s

   Clothing Rationing Coupon Equivalent Permit Receipt 1940s U19 Land girl’s clothing rationing Coupon Equivalent Permit Receipt 1940s Source: Stuart Antrobus

WW2 Slip Confirming Enrolment In WLA

WW2 Slip Confirming Enrolment In WLA

Slip giving signed evidence of enrolment in WLA in West Riding of Yorkshire for showing to Employment Exchange 28th July 1941. Source: Stuart Antrobus

WW2 Bedfordshire War Ag Weekly Timesheet

WW2 Bedfordshire War Ag Weekly Timesheet

 Bedfordshire War Ag Weekly Timesheet Weekly timesheet for gang girls, to be signed by farmers and handed in by a Forewoman (1940s). Source: Stuart Antrobus

WW2 Congratulatory Letter From Queen Elizabeth (WLA Patron)

WW2 Congratulatory Letter From Queen Elizabeth (WLA Patron)

 WLA Congratulatory Letter from WLA Patron, Queen Elizabeth (Consort of King George VI) to long Service Land Girl, Elizabeth Mary Blair Day, 30th November 1950 This was only issued to land girls who applied...

WW2 Forewoman Certificate

WW2 Forewoman Certificate

 WLA Beds War Ag Forewoman’s Course Grade 2 qualification certificate 12 Feb 1944 for Hilda Bright (Milton Ernest hostel) Source: Stuart Antrobus