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  Welsh Guards - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Welsh Guards is an infantry regiment of the British Army, part of the Guards Division.
The Welsh Guards were part of the 1st Guards Brigade and performed internal security (IS) duties while there, before leaving in 1948 during the British withdrawal and the state of Israel was declared.
In 1976 the Welsh Guards were part of the British contingent of the United Nations force deployed to Cyprus in the aftermath of the Turkish invasion of the island in 1974.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Welsh_Guards   (1616 words)

  
 Welcome to the Official Website of Tripura Police
Home Guards in Tripura are governed by the Bombay Home Guards Act which was extended to Tripura and Tripura Home Guards Rules, 1962 made thereafter.
Home Guard, being a voluntary organization, is governed by the Home Guards Acts and Rules of their respective States/ Union Territories.
Home Guards can win the trust of the people by helping them at the time of emergency due to natural disasters like flood, famine etc. with more dedication and thereby bringing the public closer to the Home Guards.
tripurapolice.nic.in /ahgd.htm   (1655 words)

  
 Home Guards learn flood rescue operations- The Times of India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Shivaprasad Rai, district commandant of Home Guards, in conversation with Times of India recalled the services rendered by his men during the recent flash floods, which wreaked havoc in some parts of the district.
The practical training in Gurpur river is accompanied by theory classes at the Home Guards headquarters in the city, he informed.
In the last few years, the role of Home Guards has seen an exponential rise with their deployment during times of crisis — floods, bandobast of VIP movements and mass socio-cultural and religious gatherings.
timesofindia.indiatimes.com /cms.dll/html/uncomp/articleshow?msid=72158   (383 words)

  
 Home Guards - India Intelligence Agencies
On that day in 1946, first Home Guards Unit was conceived and raised in erstwhile Bombay State during turmoil period of civil disorders and communal riots, as a civilian voluntary force in aid of administration as an auxilliary to Police, under the stewardship of late Morarji Desai, ex-Prime Minister.
Home Guards are raised under the Home Guards Acts and Rules of the States/Union Territories.
Members of Home Guards with three years services in the organisation are trained in police in maintenance of law and order, prevention of crime, anti-dacoity measures, border patrolling, flood relief, prohibition, fire fighting, elections and social welfare activities.
www.fas.org /irp/world/india/home/hg.htm   (480 words)

  
 Article & Book Reviews: The Home Guard
In The Home Guard: A Military and Political History, he traces the Home Guard from its origins as locally organized militia groups preparing to meet the invader, through its evolution into a component of His Majesty's forces, and its final disbandment at the end of the war.
The inclusion and official acceptance of the Home Guard was neither immediately nor warmly embraced by all in the Home Guard or in the government.
Home Guards relished the idea of fighting the Germans and did not quietly accept War Office plans for using the Home Guard for guarding bridges or simply reporting the presence of Germans.
www.sgaus.org /book_1.htm   (1295 words)

  
 BBCSinhala.com
The home guards fell in to tiger hands in Gomarankadwala, a hamlet close to Trincomalee.
The home guards were produced in the LTTE courts of Sampur,Trincomalee.
Once court proceedings finished the wives of the home guards as well as the Monitering mission officials who were present were invited for tea with the LTTE carders.
www.bbc.co.uk /sinhala/news/story/2004/10/041016_homeguard.shtml   (214 words)

  
 TamilNet: 06.08.97 Sri Lanka's Dirty War: the Home Guards
The home guards operate primarily on the borders of the Tamil territories.
The home guards are drawn primarily from the Sinhalese villages established in Tamil territory 'taken' by the Sri Lankan army.
The home guards often attempt to support the soldiers or policemen by opening fire on the attacking Tigers from bunkers in the periphery of the nearby Sinhalese villages, thereby inviting retaliatory Tamil fire.
www.tamilnet.com /art.html?artid=46&catid=13   (1158 words)

  
 Home Guards to emerge as vibrant force - Deccan Herald   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The hitherto neglected Home Guards is gearing up for wearing a new look and is all set to transform itself into a vibrant force.
The Home Guards plays a significant role of ensuring peace during law and order problems, festivals, elections and providing relief to the affected during natural calamities.
For the first time, the district Home Guards units will be equipped with a computer and a bus, a jeep and two motorcycles.
www.deccanherald.com /deccanherald/jun282004/c7.asp   (563 words)

  
 EC takes home guards off election duty
It may be recalled that Kutch home guard commandant Akshay Thaker was arrested by SP Vivek Srivastav for his alleged riot-related offence with a VHP man. Role of other home guard commandants during riots had also come in for criticism from several quarters.
A DSP said it was good that home guards will be deployed in their neighbouring districts since this would neutralise their influence.
Interestingly, in Kheda district the home guard commandant Sharad Joshi had filed his papers as a BJP candidate from Balasinor but later withdrew his candidature as he was a dummy candidate.
www.ahmedabad.com /news/2k2/dec/4ec.htm   (211 words)

  
 Kansas State Guard - Wyandotte Home Guard, p. 7-9
It is likewise ordered, That the by-laws of Wyandotte Home Guards, as filed in the office of the Adjutant General of the state of Kansas, on August 6, 1917, be and they are hereby approved.
Application for the organization of Home Guards in any county or city in the state of Kansas shall be made by the sheriff of the county or by the mayor of any city of the first or second class.
ARTICLE X. Suitable by-laws for the organization and conduct of Home Guards, in substantial compliance with the above regulations, shall be prepared and adopted and submitted with the application for the approval of the Governor.
skyways.lib.ks.us /genweb/archives/military/ksguard/wyandotte.shtml   (844 words)

  
 Home Guards seek equality in death - Deccan Herald   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Families of Home Guards personnel killed in operations against ultras receive only a quarter of the compensation policemen are given.
The state Home Guards headquarters has sought a hike in compensation for those killed in anti-insurgency operations in Jharkhand.
In a proposal sent to the Home Department, the Home Guards headquarters pointed out that there should be no discrimination in compensation to the men in the uniform who lay down their lives in anti-extremist operations and that the slain jawans of the Home Guards must be adequately compensated.
www.deccanherald.com /deccanherald/oct052004/n4.asp   (533 words)

  
 The Hindu : Tamil Nadu News : Home Guards aggrieved
Home Guards feel aggrieved that their services are either underutilised or unutilised in giving relief to the tsunami-affected people.
It is alleged that by not rising to the occasion, the Area Commanders of Home Guards have failed to utilise the human resource readily available at their command.
When a calamity of such vast magnitude occurred, the Home Guards were kept on the sidelines, and not actively involved in the relief and rehabilitation works.
www.hindu.com /2005/01/17/stories/2005011705120500.htm   (445 words)

  
 Guardian Angel Window Guards: Home & Child Safety   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
A must for multi-level homes, Guardian Angel II Window Guards are strong, steel tubing with a durable, lead-free white powder coat finish.
Decide where to mount the guards: Inside the window frame (install the mounting bars perpendicular to the windowsill along the sides of the window frame) or outside the window frame (install the mounting bars in the studs on either side of the window.
The vertical guards have a 2 inch space between the outside safety bars and the end of the mounting bar.
www.safehomeproducts.com /SHP/SF/Window_Guards.asp   (1636 words)

  
 TamilNet: 16.10.04 "Home guards' release, goodwill gesture to SLMM"- Elilan
Mr.Elilan said he stood surety for the two Sinhala home guards and the LTTE political division paid the cash bail of one hundred thousand rupees for each home guard as ordered by the Thamileelam courts.
Both home guards were ordered to appear in Sampoor Thamileelam courts on November 26, sources said.
Two home guards were brought to Trincomalee town by SLMM with police protection and later the SLMM took them to Navy House in Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) Dockyard, Trincomalee, where President's Secretary Mr.W.S.Karunaratna, Interior Ministry Secretary Mr.Tilak Ranaviraja and Minister Mr.Maithiripala Sirisena received them.
www.tamilnet.com /art.html?catid=13&artid=13162   (426 words)

  
 Civil War, Benton County Missouri Home Guards, aka German Regiment
The U. Government designation of this 90-day Union unit was "Benton County Home Guards, Missouri Volunteers." However, their original discharge certificates, not distributed until 1864-65, read: "German Regiment, Missouri Volunteers" and 95% were either German-born or descendants.
Listed after the rosters are the widows of deceased Home Guards veterans who recorded their late husbands' service in 1890.
Many of the Home Guards veterans from the Cole Camp area later enlisted in other Union Army units, and a list of some who served in Company C, Fifth Cavalry, Missouri State Militia circa 1862-1865 is included.
members.aol.com /hrftx/BCHG.htm   (784 words)

  
 The Hindu : Karnataka News : Academy of Home Guards coming up
The Home Guard, after being trained at the centre, will be sent for advanced training at the academy.
He said the Finance Commission was not allotting funds for the Home Guards as it was in the case of the Fire Force.
Instead, five per cent of the funds meant for modernisation of the police force would be given to Home Guards.
www.hindu.com /2004/05/24/stories/2004052412020400.htm   (378 words)

  
 Home Guard - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A Home Guard is a part-time civilian reserve military force similar to a militia.
British Home Guard - a British World War II organization.
This is a disambiguation page—a list of articles associated with the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Home_Guard   (120 words)

  
 DTC sops for home guards- The Times of India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Recently, the DTC had deployed 50 women home guards on select routes, but realised that it was just not enough.
DTC chief A J S Sawhney said the home guards will be issued passes at Rs 200 per month.
According to officials, the home department was initially asked to foot the bill but department officials expressed their inability to do so.
timesofindia.indiatimes.com /articleshow/msid-557611,prtpage-1.cms   (281 words)

  
 HSLDA | Voice of state organization guards home school freedom in Minnesota
The Minnesota Association of Christian Home Educators (MACHE), through effective organization and communication with its members, was able to stop parts of a bill that would have increased regulation of home schools in a state already highly regulated.
Hundreds of home school families converged on the Senate Education Committee last week and successfully killed sections of Senate Bill 866 that would have imposed additional requirements on home schoolers.
Under one portion of Senate Bill 866, home schooling parents who are already providing effective home education, would have been required to prove they have a high school diploma.
nche.hslda.org /docs/news/hslda/200103261.asp   (443 words)

  
 Rediff On The NeT: Home guards clash with police   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Home guards personnel clashed with the state police in Etawah city, Uttar Pradesh, on Tuesday morning.
The home guards, agitated over the death of a colleague on Monday and injury to another, blocked the Kanpur-Agra national highway.
While Shah said no one was hurt in the incident, reports from Kanpur quoting the Kanpur zone inspector general's office said several home guards, policemen and other people suffered injuries.
www.rediff.com /news/1998/feb/17guard.htm   (134 words)

  
 Home Guards
The Officers and troops are either nearing retirement or are so green as to prevent their posting in a primary  or secondary unit.
   The Capellan Reserve Home Guard is a unit that is so green and so full of misfit Mechs and troops, that the CCAF pretends we don’t even exist.
The fact that we field Mechs that are below even Solaris VII open arena standards, should not take away from the achievements that the CRHG has made for House Liao.
home.comcast.net /~maxoconnor/index_files/Page582.htm   (319 words)

  
 Coldstream Guards
We are always looking for more information or stories about the Coldstream Guards so we may portray them more accurately.
Mission statement: The Coldstream Guards Living History Museum is dedicated to remembering the sacrifice and service of the men who served in the Coldstream Guards from their beginning to the present.
The reputation of the Coldstream Guards shall be maintained.
www.reenact.com /coldstream   (248 words)

  
 Home guards to protect zoo animals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Faced with a shortage of security staff, the BMC has hired 10 Home Guards for safeguarding animals at the Byculla zoo.
Since beginning of December, these guards have been on duty only on weekends and public holidays, when the visitor count is nearly 15,000 a day.
Another Home Guard, R V Nikam, says, “We try to restrict people from carrying plastic bags and bottles into the premises.
web.mid-day.com /news/city/2005/december/126888.htm   (253 words)

  
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 197th Guard Home Page - The Red Army Welcomes You
This is a website to keep members of the Florida based reenacting group of the 197th Guard Unit and others Red Army reenactors informed about pertinent things to the hobby of reenacting and related subjects.
The History Center is seeking reenactors who can provide a variety of authentic impressions of military personnel in all theatres of the war (both Allied and Axis, but sorry no SS impressions).
John Manolis and the 197th Russian Guards are pleased to announce Florida's second annual Eastern Front event.
www.197thguard.com   (384 words)

  
 Delhi Home Guards and Civil Defence   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The Delhi Home Guards has been raised under the Bombay Home Guards Act, 1947 as extended to GNCTD of Delhi (UT) in 1959.
The Delhi Home Guards Rules were framed in 1959.
Civil Defence Corps has been formed under the Civil Defence Act (1968) in Delhi.
delhihomeguards.nic.in   (82 words)

  
 4th Coy, Brigade of Guards Home Page
Welcome to the electronic home of His Britannic Majesty King George III's 4
Company as accurately as possible, in appearance and behavior, in order to educate the public about the true nature and history of the British Army in the American Colonies, and to honour all those soldiers of the Brigade of Guards who so bravely did their duty for King and Country.
No original content contained on this site may be used without express written consent from the 4th Coy, Brigade of Guards In America, Ltd.
www.brigadeofguards.org   (136 words)

  
 union co home guard
Below is an exact transcription of the rosters of the home guard of each township in Union County Arkansas.
It is ordered by the Court that the following named persons be and they are hereby appointed Home Guard in and for said Township of Johnson in the County of Union, State aforesaid to wit
It is ordered by the Court that the following named persons be and they are hereby appointed as a Home Guard of Wilmington Township in the County of Union, State of Arkansas for the time prescribed by Law to wit
www.couchgenweb.com /civilwar/unionco.html   (646 words)

  
 Gulf State Guards Home Page
The original Gulf State Guards was 2nd Florida Company F whose members were primarily from our neighboring Jackson County, Florida.
Our history page gives further information about the original Gulf State Guards.
We meet monthly and participate in numerous events in Florida, Alabama, Georgia, and more.
www.gulfstateguards.com   (162 words)

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