Useful Information

Wiltshire Home Guard

living history group

Useful Information


INDEX:

  1. Our next meeting
  2. Potential contacts for Home Guard service records
  3. Our preferred suppliers



1. Our next meeting


I'm afraid we're not meeting at the moment due to Covid-19 restrictions 


2. Potential contacts for Home Guard service records


SERVICE RECORDS:

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/request-home-guard-service-records


or write to:

British Army,

Army Personnel Centre,

Historic Disclosures,

65 Brown St,

Glasgow, G2 8EX,

Scotland


WESTBURY HOME GUARD:

https://www.forces-war-records.co.uk/collections/133/wiltshire-home-guard-warminster-battalions


3. Our preferred suppliers


Over time, members of the Group have found the following suppliers to be reliable, providing good quality, period items:


SOLDIER OF FORTUNE (AKA 1944 AIRBORNE):

(denim & battledress uniforms, reproduction webbing and inert replica weapons)


Euro House 13, Tyn-y-Llidiart Industrial Estate, Corwen, Denbighshire, North Wales LL21 9QX

Tel: 01490 412225 / Fax: 01490 412205 / Email: sales@sofmilitary.co.uk / Website: www.sofmilitary.co.uk


MONTY'S LOCKER:

(cloth insignia, shoulder titles, battalion numbers, trade and qualification badges - all reproduction)


Northfield, 108 Church Road, Saughall, Chester, Cheshire CH1 6EW

Tel: 01244 657909 / Email: enquiries@montyslocker.co.uk /Website: www.montyslocker.co.uk


WARTIME WARDROBE:

(non Home Guard uniforms, eg RAF, ATS)


Steve Harvey - Tel: 01268 794344 / Mobile: 07887 583093


DEL'S MILITARIA:

(original equipment and reproduction head gear; eg shoes, webbing, hats)


90 Northern Road, Swindon, Wiltshire SN2 1PL

Tel: 01793 541386 / Mobile: 07738 758870 / Email: derek.nicholls44@yahoo.co.uk


DIVPATCH.COM:

(reproduction military cloth insignia, including printed rather than woven insignia, specialising in 1939-45 period)


Email: sales@divpatch.com / www.divpatch.com, and on facebook