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Pontefract Years in Focus 1944

YEARS IN FOCUS
LOCAL NEWS AND EVENTS OF THE 1940s

PONTEFRACT IN 1944

30 June 1944
CASUALTY LIST

In the Casualty List published yesterday, Sapper Frederick D. Kendrick, of Hartley Park, Pontefract, is reported wounded.

SIREN TEST

A test of air raid sirens will be made in Pontefract on Monday, but no action is required by the public. It will consist of the 'All Clear' at 10.am followed by the air raid warning, and then the 'All Clear' repeated.

WARDENS DANCE

The A.R.P. Wardens of Pontefract are to play their part in the forthcoming 'Merchant Navy Week' and have arranged a dance and cabaret in the Assembly Rooms, which promises good entertainment. A number of cabaret artists will appear, including Barry Constable, and spot dance prizes will be given.

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