SUBJECT.  INSPECTION OF KIT AND EQUIPMENT.  

SUBJECT.  INSPECTION OF KIT AND EQUIPMENT.                         Capt Benham

TO Troop Commanders.

TROOP COMMANDERS WILL CARRY OUT AN INSPECTION OF ALL N.C.O.s AND MENS KIT.  ATTENTION MUST BE PAID TO THE FOLLOWING

ANTI GAS Equipment &Clothing, All Ranks to be in Possession of –

Respirator Mk 5…..1                        Wallets A/G ……1

Container Type “A” 1                       Flannelette……..2 pieces

Mk VI                                                  Cotton Waste…..4 ozs

Eyeshields A/G……6                      Capes A/G………1

Gloves A/G Prs ……1                      Detectors Individual 1 Pair.

Detectors Gas Ground… All Officers and N.C.O.’s … 1 Pad.

Detectors Paper Arthur……. Pads of 25…. 100 G.P.C.’s & G.P.O.’s.

Outfits A/Dimming…… 1 per Man.

Ointment A/G No 2……2 per Man.

Ointment A/G No 2……10 per Troop for Bren & A/T Rifle.

Discs Identity.

One Red & One Green Per Officer and other Rank.

Officers – Personal No. Rank Initials, Name & Religious denomination.

Other Ranks – No Initials, Name & Religious denomination.

Ear stoppers.

ON NO ACCOUNT WILL THE UNIT BE STAMPED ON DISCS.

Kit, Home Scale.

All Ranks should be in possession of full Kit-Home Scale.

Tropical Kit – All Ranks will be issued with –

Trousers Tropical Drill…..1 prs.                 Buttons G.S…………..9

Shorts          “        “   ……1 prs                  Hooks G.S…………….2

Shirts            “        “   ……2.                      Buckles (shorts) ..……2

Hose Tops prs……………1.                       Helmets (Tropical)……1

Putties short prs………….1.                       Chin Straps…………..1

Jackets Drill………………1.                       Sea Kit Bag…………..1

Marking of Baggage.

All Kit Bags will be Marked with 3 YELLOW BAR with Serial No 1433.

Vehicles –

In white on the Offside Front Wing in front of the Side Lamp M/Cs on extension of the Front Mudguard.

Gun Stores etc –

All U/S articles and articles Deficient, will be issued as soon as these articles are drawn from the R.Q.M.S.

Suits A/G.

Dr and Fitters etc, All Troops should be in possession of 6 suits of protective Clothing H.G.24.  These have been Issued.

Check Rifle Oil Bottles – Fill With oil Bren & A/T Rifles.

All Men for Over Sea Service must be in possession of One New Pair of Boots and one good repair pair.

Signed C.A. Shirley Capt R.A.

10th Field Bty R.A.

Rank and NameKitA/GasInspectionsA.B. 64Identity discs
MedicalRifleEquipment
        
B.S.M. Bax       
Sgt Hipwell       
Sgt Fowles       
Sgt Grey       
Sgt Fox       
Sgt Cook       
Bdr Bugler       
Bdr Brannan       
Bdr Brannagan       
Bdr Onions       
Bdr Ellis       
Bdr Murray       
Bdr Avery       
L/Bdr Head       
L/Bdr Bell       
L/Bdr Watson       
Gnr Appleton       
Gnr Bruce       
Gnr Baker Gnr Beechy       
Gnr Burlong       
Gnr Conroy       
Gnr Connelly       
Gnr Clare Gnr Crilly       
Gnr Carmichael       
Gnr Davies       
Gnr Foster       
Gnr Forrest       
Gnr Green       
Gnr Graves       
Gnr Heys       
Gnr Harris       
Gnr Nunn       
Gnr Offer A       
Gnr Offer S       
Gnr Southern       
Gnr Hammond       
Gnr Askew       
Gnr Milliard       
Dvr Chatfield       
Dvr Deabill       
Dvr Evans       
Dvr Elliot       
Dvr Hutchinson       
Dvr Head       
Dvr Lythgoe       
Dvr Sleigh       
Dvr Sutton       
Dvr Wilson       
L/Bdr Few       
Bdr Cathcart       

Air Raid Damage Reports Brentwood Division Essex Fire Service 14 January 1942.

Air Raid Damage Reports Brentwood Division Essex Fire Service 14 January 1942.

Date                Time   Location         Damage

14/01/1942    21.30  Foulness       1 – H.E exploded on the foreshore.  No casualties. 

Slight damage to windows of Government property.