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Archive Reference / Library Class No.D504/181
TitlePapers of Herbert Clifford Brooke Taylor relating to civil defence schemes in Derbyshire during the Second World War
DescriptionRecords comprise papers collected together by Herbert Clifford Brooke Taylor relating to civil defence in Derbyshire, 1942-1944, including manuals of the Derbyshire Civil Defence Instructor's Association; circulars issued by Derbyshire County Council Civil Defence and Air Raid Precaution Departments; correspondence and papers of the Bakewell Invasion Commitee, of which H. C. Brooke Taylor was Chairman; papers relating to civil defence measures and training programmes in Matlock and Wirksworth, and minutes of the Derbyshire Branch of the British Red Cross Society, 1951-1952.
RepositoryDerbyshire Record Office
Archive CreatorClient of Messrs Brooke Taylor & Company of Bakewell, solicitors
Herbert Clifford Brooke Taylor
Administrative HistoryHerbert Clifford Brooke Taylor (1886-1956) was the son of Herbert Brooke Taylor of Bakewell and Mary Tait Mallalieu. During the war, 1914-1918, Herbert Clifford Brooke Taylor held a commissioned rank in the 6th Sherwood Foresters.
TermSecond World War (1939-1945)
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