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“…the Home Guard will continue to keep our country safe and thus release our maximum offensive power for operations overseas.” – Lieutenant General E. C. A. Schreiber, GOC Western Command

Spiffing day out with WR28 at the Marks and Spencers archive Leeds. At their 1940s day celebrating CC41 fashions that they manufactured, and the RAF 100. "Marks in Time". Wonderful! ... See MoreSee Less

Spiffing day out with WR28 at the Marks and Spencers archive Leeds. At their 1940s day celebrating CC41 fashions that they manufactured, and the RAF 100. Marks in Time. Wonderful!

 

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I bet that was an interesting day out. Is it open to the public?

You all look wonderful, as usual. 😊 Glad you had a peachy time. X

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Haworth Home Guard WR28

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Haworth Home Guard WR28

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Silhouette soldiers at Cliff Castle.
Always a pleasure to support Manorlands.
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Silhouette soldiers at Cliff Castle. 
Always a pleasure to support Manorlands.

 

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That looks great xx

Ghost soldiers at Cliffe Castle - Manorlands Monster Dash. ... See MoreSee Less

Ghost soldiers at Cliffe Castle - Manorlands Monster Dash.

1 month ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

The boys of Pickering CWS answered the call, responding to Anthony Eden's radio broadcast to join the Local Defence Volunteers. ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Absolutely brilliant! Well done all.

Fabulous 😍

1 month ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

WR28 portraying the formation of the Pickering Local Defense Volunteers. ( Home Guard) Employees of the Co-operative Wholesale Society Pickering branch. Responding to Sir Anthony Eden's speech. Splendid turnout men. All signed up LDV armbands and broom handles distributed. ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Looks great. Well done the WR28

All the hard work has paid off. It looks really good

Another successful parade for WR28. Thanks everyone! ... See MoreSee Less

Another successful parade for WR28. Thanks everyone!

 

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Watched it, you looked great.

So sorry I didn’t see any of you this weekend. Xxxx

WR28 out on patrol again at Pickering. Haworth Home guard doing what they do best. Fine body of men. ... See MoreSee Less

WR28 out on patrol again at Pickering. Haworth Home guard doing what they do best. Fine body of men.

 

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Looking good.

Has always

Come on, Adolf! We're ready for you !

Fine body of Grandads....

Found this in some of my dad's war time things.
It's the Sergeant Major sir, he can't find his hymm book.
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Found this in some of my dads war time things. 
Its the Sergeant Major sir, he cant find his hymm book.

General salute present arms. ... See MoreSee Less

General salute present arms.

2 months ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

WR 28. Rifle drill in the square at Grassington.
Photos by Shaun Johnson and Robert Traynor.
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Excellent bomb disposal display at Grassington today by WR28.
What a bang!!!
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Excellent bomb disposal display at Grassington today by WR28. 
What a bang!!!

All in step at Grassington. A good day for WR28.
Good photo who ever the photographer was.
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All in step at Grassington. A good day for WR28. 
Good photo who ever the photographer was.

 

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Love to see all my boys in action and looking so dashing 😍

2 months ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

WR28 Guarding the Railway - Training Exercise ... See MoreSee Less

WR28 Guarding the Railway - Training Exercise

2 months ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

Just found a few old photos of WR28. Original line up at top of the page. A old Bolton Abbey photo. And the two longest serving members. Happy days. ... See MoreSee Less

Just found a few old photos of WR28. Original line up at top of the page. A old Bolton Abbey photo. And the two longest serving members. Happy days.Image attachmentImage attachment

 

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Lovely photos.

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“Like so many of our people, we have now had a personal experience of German barbarity which only strengthens the resolution of all of us to fight through to final victory.” – King George VI

Spiffing day out with WR28 at the Marks and Spencers archive Leeds. At their 1940s day celebrating CC41 fashions that they manufactured, and the RAF 100. "Marks in Time". Wonderful! ... See MoreSee Less

Spiffing day out with WR28 at the Marks and Spencers archive Leeds. At their 1940s day celebrating CC41 fashions that they manufactured, and the RAF 100. Marks in Time. Wonderful!

 

Comment on Facebook

I bet that was an interesting day out. Is it open to the public?

You all look wonderful, as usual. 😊 Glad you had a peachy time. X

2 weeks ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

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2 weeks ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

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2 weeks ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

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2 weeks ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

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Silhouette soldiers at Cliff Castle.
Always a pleasure to support Manorlands.
... See MoreSee Less

Silhouette soldiers at Cliff Castle. 
Always a pleasure to support Manorlands.

 

Comment on Facebook

That looks great xx

Ghost soldiers at Cliffe Castle - Manorlands Monster Dash. ... See MoreSee Less

Ghost soldiers at Cliffe Castle - Manorlands Monster Dash.

1 month ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

The boys of Pickering CWS answered the call, responding to Anthony Eden's radio broadcast to join the Local Defence Volunteers. ... See MoreSee Less

 

Comment on Facebook

Absolutely brilliant! Well done all.

Fabulous 😍

1 month ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

WR28 portraying the formation of the Pickering Local Defense Volunteers. ( Home Guard) Employees of the Co-operative Wholesale Society Pickering branch. Responding to Sir Anthony Eden's speech. Splendid turnout men. All signed up LDV armbands and broom handles distributed. ... See MoreSee Less

 

Comment on Facebook

Looks great. Well done the WR28

All the hard work has paid off. It looks really good

Another successful parade for WR28. Thanks everyone! ... See MoreSee Less

Another successful parade for WR28. Thanks everyone!

 

Comment on Facebook

Watched it, you looked great.

So sorry I didn’t see any of you this weekend. Xxxx

WR28 out on patrol again at Pickering. Haworth Home guard doing what they do best. Fine body of men. ... See MoreSee Less

WR28 out on patrol again at Pickering. Haworth Home guard doing what they do best. Fine body of men.

 

Comment on Facebook

Looking good.

Has always

Come on, Adolf! We're ready for you !

Fine body of Grandads....

Found this in some of my dad's war time things.
It's the Sergeant Major sir, he can't find his hymm book.
... See MoreSee Less

Found this in some of my dads war time things. 
Its the Sergeant Major sir, he cant find his hymm book.

General salute present arms. ... See MoreSee Less

General salute present arms.

2 months ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

WR 28. Rifle drill in the square at Grassington.
Photos by Shaun Johnson and Robert Traynor.
... See MoreSee Less

Excellent bomb disposal display at Grassington today by WR28.
What a bang!!!
... See MoreSee Less

Excellent bomb disposal display at Grassington today by WR28. 
What a bang!!!

All in step at Grassington. A good day for WR28.
Good photo who ever the photographer was.
... See MoreSee Less

All in step at Grassington. A good day for WR28. 
Good photo who ever the photographer was.

 

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Love to see all my boys in action and looking so dashing 😍

2 months ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

WR28 Guarding the Railway - Training Exercise ... See MoreSee Less

WR28 Guarding the Railway - Training Exercise

2 months ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

Just found a few old photos of WR28. Original line up at top of the page. A old Bolton Abbey photo. And the two longest serving members. Happy days. ... See MoreSee Less

Just found a few old photos of WR28. Original line up at top of the page. A old Bolton Abbey photo. And the two longest serving members. Happy days.Image attachmentImage attachment

 

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Lovely photos.

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