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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....
Many thanks to Anne Saunders who has sent across photos of her mother, Margaret Elizabeth Sutherland (nee Coldwell), who was posted at Culford Camp, Suffolk from 1939. Please click on the image to enlarge it.
Conditions of Employment for Mobile Gang Girls (From reverse of Weekly Timesheet Form) Source: Stuart Antrobus
Clothing Rationing Coupon Equivalent Permit Receipt 1940s U19 Land girl’s clothing rationing Coupon Equivalent Permit Receipt 1940s Source: Stuart Antrobus
Slip giving signed evidence of enrolment in WLA in West Riding of Yorkshire for showing to Employment Exchange 28th July 1941. Source: Stuart Antrobus
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
WLA Registration Form Source: Stuart Antrobus
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...
WLA Beds War Ag Forewoman’s Course Grade 2 qualification certificate 12 Feb 1944 for Hilda Bright (Milton Ernest hostel) Source: Stuart Antrobus