This website use cookies and similar technologies to improve the site and to provide customised content and advertising. By using this site, you agree to this use. To learn more, including how to change your cookie settings, please view our Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
US
Pocketmags Digital Magazines

A-Z of History

Nige Tassell knows what’s what, and with wondrous wordmanship, writes up on the weird and the wonderful

WARDEN

Britain’s air-raid wardens had a varied remit during World War II. Not only were they charged with upholding night-time black-outs, administering first aid and reporting unexploded bombs, they were also responsible for keeping up the public’s morale. This they did by organising events like music concerts and sporting fixtures. These, temporarily at least, distracted minds from the nightly aerial threat.

WALSINGHAM’S WHEEDLING WILL

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of History Revealed - October 2016
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - October 2016
$4.99
Or 499 points
Monthly Digital Subscription
Only $ 2.76 per issue
SAVE
70%
$2.99
Or 299 points
Annual Digital Subscription
Only $ 2.77 per issue
SAVE
45%
$35.99
Or 3599 points
6 Month Digital Subscription
Only $ 2.77 per issue
SAVE
40%
$17.99
Or 1799 points

View Issues

About History Revealed

The November 2016 issue of History Revealed.