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JH/WAR/6 - [Press cuttings, contemporary]

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[Press cuttings, contemporary]
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36 items Press cuttings
Scope and content
Contains: contemporary newspaper reports of the prelude to war, and of actions in North Africa, Europe and the Far East; cuttings referring to JH’s service colleagues and units with which he was associated; cuttings referring to use of spotter aircraft, such as the Auster; newspaper cartoons lampooning the Axis leaders; cutting discussing the 2nd report of the Committee on Skilled Men in the Services (chaired by Sir William Beveridge); and a copy of the supplement to the ‘London Gazette’ of 5.11.46, dated 6.11.46 (official despatch of Lt Gen. K.A.N. Anderson, First Army, on operations in NW Africa from 8.11.42 to 13.5.43).
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