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Second World War: The Home Guard

Five local units of the Home Guard were cap badged to the King's Own Royal Regiment in the Second World War and a number of items relating to the Home Guard survive in the museum's collection.


Wooden Sign 'The King's Own 3rd Battalion Home Guard, A Coy' (
Lancaster City (3rd County of Lancaster (Lancaster City) Battalion Home Guard)
Accession Number: KO2084/01

Shoulder Titles


Accession Number: KO1688/01

    
Accession Number: KO1708/04 and KO1708/05

Unit Identification Patches

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EL1 Barrow (1st County of Lancaster Battalion)

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EL2 North Lonsdale (2nd County of Lancaster Battalion)

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EL3 Lancaster City (3rd County of Lancaster (Lancaster City) Battalion Home Guard

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EL4 South Lonsdale (4th County of Lancaster (South Lonsdale) Battalion Home Guard

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EL7 Blackpool (7th County of Lancaster (Blackpool) Battalion Home Guard

    
Accession Numbers: KO1708/06 and KO1708/07

              
Accession Numbers: KO1708/08, KO1708/09, KO1708/10 and KO1708/11

Home Guard Association Badge


South Lonsdale Home Guard Association Lapel Badge
Accession Number: KO1414/01

bulletSouth Lonsdale Home Guard Association Lapel Badge.  KO1221/01
bulletSouth Lonsdale Home Guard Association Lapel Badge.  KO1221/02
bulletSouth Lonsdale Home Guard Association Lapel Badge.  KO1221/03
bulletSouth Lonsdale Home Guard Association Lapel Badge.  KO1414/01

 

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