Air Training Corps Recruitment Display, Stone

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Date:1975

Description:The aim of the Air Training Corps was to prepare cadets for service in the Royal Airforce or the Fleet Air Arm of the Royal Navy.

The Stone Air Defence Cadet Corps (later the A.T.C.) was founded in May 1941, with the help of Squadron-Leader H.C. Cooksey. The Senior School building was used as a centre, but the A.T.C. moved to new premises in 1966.


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1880s
Stone Volunteer Band,
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1900s
Agricultural Show, Stone
Agricultural Show, Stone

High Street decorated possibly for Staffordshire Agricultural Society's annual County ...

1920s
Crowd Awaiting the Arrival of the Prince of Wales, Stone,
Crowd Awaiting the Arrival of the Prince of Wales, Stone,

View of the High Street during a visit from the Prince of Wales, later Edward VIII, ...

1950s
High Street, Stone,
High Street, Stone,

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1980s
Mayor Leason Thanking Firemen after Floods, Stone,
Mayor Leason Thanking Firemen after Floods, Stone,

Mayor Philip Leason thanking the fire brigade for their hard work during the floods ...

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Image courtesy of: Stone Air Training Corps

Donor ref:Stone Air Training Corps No., PT00003, img: 1867 (18/2314)

Source: Staffordshire Museum Service

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