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TITLE
Memo from Home Guard Commander to Home Guardsmen
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1741_D592_7_13
PLACENAME
Wick
DISTRICT
Eastern Caithness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS: Wick
DATE OF IMAGE
20 January 1941
PERIOD
1940s
SOURCE
Caithness Archive Centre
ASSET ID
6107
KEYWORDS
home guard
battalion commander
training
army
wick defence
firing line
maginot line
Memo from Home Guard Commander to Home Guardsmen

Memo for Home Guard Commander to Home Guard company and platoon leaders.
"The object of this Memorandum is the making of a better Home Guard."

The second page of this memo has three more points and three foot notes.
The three points raised by the Battalion Commander are training, morale, battalion logistics, uniforms and equipment.

The foot notes adds points on number of men turning out for parade, army appraisal of home guard and a syllabus of training for the home guard.

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Memo from Home Guard Commander to Home Guardsmen

CAITHNESS: Wick

1940s

home guard; battalion commander; training; army; wick defence; firing line; maginot line;

Caithness Archive Centre

Home Guard/Civil Defence papers

Memo for Home Guard Commander to Home Guard company and platoon leaders.<br /> "The object of this Memorandum is the making of a better Home Guard."<br /> <br /> The second page of this memo has three more points and three foot notes.<br /> The three points raised by the Battalion Commander are training, morale, battalion logistics, uniforms and equipment.<br /> <br /> The foot notes adds points on number of men turning out for parade, army appraisal of home guard and a syllabus of training for the home guard.