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TITLE
Civil Defence Group
EXTERNAL ID
PC_GLENURQUHART_HERITAGEGROUP_044
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Urquhart and Glenmoriston
PERIOD
1950s
SOURCE
Glenurquhart Heritage Group
ASSET ID
22711
KEYWORDS
transport
Civil Defence Group

The Civil Defence Force were civilians who participated in basic military training operations. After World War II there were political tensions with Soviet Russia. This created a mood of vigilance, which is why the Civil Defence Force attracted quite a lot of members. The man in the trench coat was a District Councillor Alex Menzies.

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Civil Defence Group

INVERNESS: Urquhart and Glenmoriston

1950s

transport

Glenurquhart Heritage Group

Glenurquhart Heritage Group (photographs)

The Civil Defence Force were civilians who participated in basic military training operations. After World War II there were political tensions with Soviet Russia. This created a mood of vigilance, which is why the Civil Defence Force attracted quite a lot of members. The man in the trench coat was a District Councillor Alex Menzies.