Wartime VB.

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Wartime VB.

Postby Leslie.Ore » Wed May 17, 2017 4:29 pm

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Re: Wartime VB.

Postby Bob.Murphy » Wed May 17, 2017 9:32 pm

They look about 14 years old :shock: .

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Re: Wartime VB.

Postby RTichard Woolnough » Wed May 17, 2017 10:45 pm

perhaps they were!
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Re: Wartime VB.

Postby Leejm » Thu May 18, 2017 10:59 am

There home guard, the home guard was not just old men, but also had those that were too young to fight overseas. The minimum age was 17, but this minimum age was over looking, they are many accounts of 15 and 16 years old in the home guard winning awards for there duty.
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Re: Wartime VB.

Postby PeterW » Thu May 18, 2017 9:40 pm

From "The Motor Cycle" 9th Jan 1941

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