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Y.M.C.A. Officer's Hut, Brocton Camp, Cannock Chase

It is interesting to see that the postcard infers that the Officers had their own YMCA Hut and that like Rugeley Camp the religious organisation sponsored Huts for the well-being of the troops were numbered. ...

YMCA Hut No 2, Penkridge Bank, Cannock Chase

This image shows a group of soldiers outside Y.M.C.A Hut No 2 at Penkridge bank. During the First World War two military camps were built on the Chase - Brocton Camp, which was located near to Anson's ...

YMCA Hut No. 2, Rugeley Camp, Cannock Chase

YMCA Hut No.2 is seen on numerous postcards and there were two others adjacent to the main Penkridge Bank Roadway. YMCA Hut No.1 was close to Rifle Range corner opposite the Banks and Post Office. YMCA ...

YMCA Hut No.2, Rugeley Camp, Cannock Chase

YMCA Hut No.2 at Rugeley Camp. Further down the road is the Church Army Hut. Religious groups or sometimes a single local benefactor would sponsor these buildings in order to give comfort to the soldiers ...

YMCA Hut, Brocton Camp

There were a number of large huts sponsored by local religious organisations or sole benefactors to look after the well-being of the troops whilst in the Camp. This did not stop them venturing into local ...

YMCA Hut, Rugeley Camp, Cannock Chase

There were three Young Men's Christian Association Huts on Rugeley Camp and this is one end of one of these huts where a stage was provided for entertainment. They put Christian principles into practice ...

YMCA Hut, Rugeley Camp, Cannock Chase

This image gives an indication of the size of the YMCA buildings and shows only one part of it. There is a stage at the far end and one soldier appears to be playing the piano. The rooms were flexible ...

YMCA Hut, Rugeley Camp, Cannock Chase

This photograph has been touched-up to exaggerate the amount of snow but even so, Cannock Chase was a truly desolate place in the winter months and it is regularly mentioned in postcards home requesting ...

YMCA Hut, Rugeley Camp, Cannock Chase

These were substantial buildings and had large rooms to accommodate tables and chairs for reading a newspaper whilst having a cup of tea. There were also billiard tables and the huts were adaptable for ...

YMCA Hut, Rugeley Camp, Cannock Chase

The map of Rugeley Camp shows three Young Men's Christian Association Huts and No.1 was on the bend of Rifle Range Corner, opposite the banks, W.H. Smith & Sons shop and the Post Office. They were rather ...

YMCA No. 1, Rugeley Camp

Winter at YMCA No. 1, Rugeley Camp, situated at Ranger Corner. Amongst the people in the picture is Jim Turner who sent this postcard during December 1916, to his Mother in Upper Edmonton, London. ...