Military and National Service Details

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This file contains index cards relating to salaried staff on National Service, 1939-1945. It has information of name, department, date of birth, date commenced at Rowntree, marital status, date of leaving for service, salary on leaving, rank, unit, Pension Fund arrangements, and notes concerning allowances paid. These were compiled for internal administrative purposes, rather than compliance with legislation.
Also summary records of serving men and women; name, date of leaving, whether called or enlisted for military or national service, whether approved, remarks, August 1939-October 1943; list of returned men and women, name and [original] department, date returned, date of call-up for military or national service, department returned to, August 1941-May 1947.

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