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  Paul  Rowntree 

 Booklet - Aspect of the life of Paul Rowntree including his time during WW2.

 

Communiqués by Paul Rowntree 
during first Blitz in WW2

This set of communiqués is available to use in printed form as PDF files

Cover, Contents and Introduction
Booklet

Appendices

List of Terms used throughout the Communiqués

F.A.U.

Friend’s Ambulance Unit (Quakers)

MOPs

Medical Out Patients

O.P.s

Outpatients

SOPs

Surgical Out Patients

ENTS

Ear Nose and Throat Clinic

BID’s

Brought in Dead

Ach-ach  

refers to anti-aircraft guns that made the sound  ach-ach

Gt. St. Helens  

Great Saint Helens was the location of the First Aid Post in which Paul worked

GPO 

General Post Office

CTO

Central Telegraph Office

Barts 

St. Bartholomew’s Hospital where Paul trained

MI – M of I

Ministry of Information

A.T.S.

Anti Tetanus Serum

A.R.P.

Air Raid Precaution

ATS

Auxiliary Territorial Service

AFS

Auxiliary Fire Service

P.C.

Police Constable or Post card

The Vicarage

A Barts Club room

Mrs and Joan Winn

Mother and sister of Sybil, Michael Rowntrees wife

M & S

Michael and Sybil

Girling Ball

Dean of St Batholemew’s Hospital

LPTB

London Passenger Transport Board

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Editorial additions

Contents

 
No. Date Link Extras and comments

Introduction

  link

R.G. 2017

1 27-Aug-40 link  
2 29-Aug-40 link  
3 03-Sep-40 link  
4 10-Sep-40 link  
5 15-Sep-40 link  
6 20-Sep-40 link  
7 24-Sep-40 link  
8 26-Sep-40 link  
9 30-Sep-40 link Comment by Girling Ball - Dean of Barts
10 06-Oct-40 link  
11 18-Oct-40 link  
12 22-Oct-40 link  
13 25-Oct-40 link  
14 25-Nov-40 link  
15 29-Nov-40 link St James Lyre newsletter
16 04-Dec-40 link  
17 09-Dec-40 link  
18 12-Dec-40 link  
19A 30-Dec-40 link  
19B   link  
19B continued   link  
20 07-Jan-41 link  
20 continued   link  
21 23-Feb-41 link  
22 27-Feb-41 link  
23 05-Mar-41 link  
24 13-Mar-41 link  
25 20-Mar-41 link date unsure
26 31-Mar-41 link  

Appendices

Comment from Girling Ball - Dean of Barts - regarding Barts being on the frontline.

St James Lyre - the official organ of the ARP posts in London

Letter from Mary to Paul about the Bombing in York

Notes by Gwendoline Rowntree regarding the details of the Blitz in 1940 to 1941