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Military

Pease Pottage Home Guard This picture, taken in December 1944, shows the 14th Platoon of the Pease Pottage Home Guard, Sussex...
Warninglid Home Guard 1940-45 The Warninglid Home Guard, under the command of Lt. Walter Munn, assemble for a photograph outside t...
Warninglid Home Guard I believe this to be the Warninglid Home Guard photographed after WWII outside the Seaforth Hall in ...
Slaugham Church Lads' Brigade This photograph is of the Slaugham Company of the Church Lads' Brigade which was affiliated to the K...
Handcross Volunteers (Home Guard) 1914 On his appointment as Secretary of State for War shortly after the declaration of the war, Field-Mar...
Handcross Home Guard A large contingent of Handcross Home Guard have mustered outside the Parish Hall for an official pho...
Postcard sent during the Great War This card was posted to my great-uncle Alfred “Froggy” Gates of Tilgate Forest Row while he was ...
Slaugham warriors welcomed home Some thirty young men and women from Slaugham served during the Second World War, but four did not r...
Handcross Civil Defence Service The Civil Defence Service was established by the Home Office in 1935. Their duties included the alr...
The Local Defence Volunteers Although the Second World War had been declared on 3rd September 1939, nothing much took place in th...
Staplefield Auxiliary Unit Patrol Following the invasion of countries close to Britain on the mainland of Europe, it seemed only a mat...
Pease Pottage in the Second World War Men from all over the mid-Sussex area signed up during the Second World War, and here are a couple o...

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Valderbilt stagecoach Athletics race in Handcross High Street Veteran car run in Handcross High StreetWalking on a ball in Handcross (2 of2)Walking on a ball in Handcross (1 of 2)Warninglid windmill Green World, Hazeldean estate, Warninglid (2 of 2)Green World, Hazeldean estate, Warninglid (1 of 2)Handcross Youth Club concertGirl buglers and dancers in Parish Hall, Handcross