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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

General salute present arms. ... See MoreSee Less

General salute present arms.

4 days 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 😍

1 week ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

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

WR28 Guarding the Railway - Training Exercise

2 weeks 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.

WR28 through the mist of battle. ... See MoreSee Less

WR28 through the mist of battle.

 

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Photo taken by Gill this afternoon at Bolton Abbey station.

2 weeks ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

Back in camp again this is morning. Kitchen duties getting the veggie stew prepared. Very tasty - thank you ladies. Herby dumplings as an accompliament.
Better day too weather wise, once the sun came out.
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Busy day at Bolton Abbey railway station. ... See MoreSee Less

Busy day at Bolton Abbey railway station.

Setting up camp for the weekend at Bolton Abbey railway station. Bit damp yesterday but our spirits weren't. Gary kept us warm with his wonderful vegetable stew and dumplings. Super little soirée too last night in the café. ... See MoreSee Less

Setting up camp for the weekend at Bolton Abbey railway station. Bit damp yesterday but our spirits werent. Gary kept us warm with his wonderful vegetable stew and dumplings.  Super little soirée too last night in the café.

Come and see the Home guard this weekend at Bolton abbey railway station. ... See MoreSee Less

Come and see the Home guard this weekend at Bolton abbey railway station.

 

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Will do.

Have a great time all of you, S orry can’t be with you .Allan and Belindd

Belinda !

On the way to Lending a Hand on the Land, at Home Farm. "Dig for Victory" weekend at Beamish Museum. ... See MoreSee Less

On the way to Lending a Hand on the Land, at Home Farm. Dig for Victory weekend at Beamish Museum.

3 weeks ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

WR 28 out on patrol at home farm Beamish.
Sentry duty guarding station signal box.
Off duty taking refreshments in the Dainty Dinah tea rooms.
A privalage for WR28 to be invited to this wonderful place.
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WR 28 out on patrol at home farm Beamish. 
Sentry duty guarding station signal box. 
Off duty taking refreshments in the Dainty Dinah tea rooms. 
 A privalage for WR28 to be invited to this wonderful place.Image attachmentImage attachment

Lend a Hand on the Land.
1943 Home Farm Beamish.
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Lend a Hand on the Land. 
1943 Home Farm Beamish.

 

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A wonderful weekend. Thanks all xx

On manouvers at Beamish North East England.
The Home guard are ready.
Part of the Dig for Victory event 1943.
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On manouvers at Beamish North East England. 
The Home guard are ready. 
Part of the Dig for Victory event 1943.

4 weeks ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

Just got these photos from a member of the Northumberland metal detecting group.
Dug up yesterday, a blacker bombard war head.
These things are still about.
Believe it was removed by bomb disposal team!
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Just got these photos from a member of the Northumberland metal detecting group.
 Dug up yesterday, a blacker bombard war head.
 These things are still about. 
Believe it was removed by bomb disposal team!Image attachment
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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

General salute present arms. ... See MoreSee Less

General salute present arms.

4 days 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 😍

1 week ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

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

WR28 Guarding the Railway - Training Exercise

2 weeks 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

 

Comment on Facebook

Lovely photos.

WR28 through the mist of battle. ... See MoreSee Less

WR28 through the mist of battle.

 

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Photo taken by Gill this afternoon at Bolton Abbey station.

2 weeks ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

Back in camp again this is morning. Kitchen duties getting the veggie stew prepared. Very tasty - thank you ladies. Herby dumplings as an accompliament.
Better day too weather wise, once the sun came out.
... See MoreSee Less

Busy day at Bolton Abbey railway station. ... See MoreSee Less

Busy day at Bolton Abbey railway station.

Setting up camp for the weekend at Bolton Abbey railway station. Bit damp yesterday but our spirits weren't. Gary kept us warm with his wonderful vegetable stew and dumplings. Super little soirée too last night in the café. ... See MoreSee Less

Setting up camp for the weekend at Bolton Abbey railway station. Bit damp yesterday but our spirits werent. Gary kept us warm with his wonderful vegetable stew and dumplings.  Super little soirée too last night in the café.

Come and see the Home guard this weekend at Bolton abbey railway station. ... See MoreSee Less

Come and see the Home guard this weekend at Bolton abbey railway station.

 

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Will do.

Have a great time all of you, S orry can’t be with you .Allan and Belindd

Belinda !

On the way to Lending a Hand on the Land, at Home Farm. "Dig for Victory" weekend at Beamish Museum. ... See MoreSee Less

On the way to Lending a Hand on the Land, at Home Farm. Dig for Victory weekend at Beamish Museum.

3 weeks ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

WR 28 out on patrol at home farm Beamish.
Sentry duty guarding station signal box.
Off duty taking refreshments in the Dainty Dinah tea rooms.
A privalage for WR28 to be invited to this wonderful place.
... See MoreSee Less

WR 28 out on patrol at home farm Beamish. 
Sentry duty guarding station signal box. 
Off duty taking refreshments in the Dainty Dinah tea rooms. 
 A privalage for WR28 to be invited to this wonderful place.Image attachmentImage attachment

Lend a Hand on the Land.
1943 Home Farm Beamish.
... See MoreSee Less

Lend a Hand on the Land. 
1943 Home Farm Beamish.

 

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A wonderful weekend. Thanks all xx

On manouvers at Beamish North East England.
The Home guard are ready.
Part of the Dig for Victory event 1943.
... See MoreSee Less

On manouvers at Beamish North East England. 
The Home guard are ready. 
Part of the Dig for Victory event 1943.

4 weeks ago

Haworth Home Guard WR28

Just got these photos from a member of the Northumberland metal detecting group.
Dug up yesterday, a blacker bombard war head.
These things are still about.
Believe it was removed by bomb disposal team!
... See MoreSee Less

Just got these photos from a member of the Northumberland metal detecting group.
 Dug up yesterday, a blacker bombard war head.
 These things are still about. 
Believe it was removed by bomb disposal team!Image attachment
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