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Letter from the Bailiff Robert Pipon Marett to the Lieutenant Governor Nicholson originally enclosed with letters dated 24 March 1882 see A/C2/22/4 & A/C2/22/5 & correspondence re. preparation of lists of lads liable to be called for drill, militia service 'falling on persons of the artisan or labouring classes'
Date: April 6th 1882 - April 6th 1882
Letter from the Bailiff G Bertram to Lieutenant Governor Wray acknowledging receipt of letter with reference to lists of men liable to serve in the Militia being referred to the Defence Committee
Date: December 9th 1886 - December 9th 1886
Copy letter from E Markham, Lieutenant-Governor to W H Venables Vernon, Attorney General request for the opinion of the Law Officers re. what legal authority is necessary for the raising of Volunteer Corps on the outbreak of hostilities
Date: January 31st 1894 - January 31st 1894
Letter from W Venables Vernon, Attorney General to the Lieutenant- Governor [Major General Edwin Markham] reply to his letter of 31 January 1894 see A/C2/33/1 re. position of the Volunteer corps in the event of hostilities in the Island
Date: February 17th 1894 - February 17th 1894
Copy letter from the Lieutenant Governor [Major General Henry Richard Abadie] to the Under Secretary of State regarding the enrolment of men into the Jersey Militia, some enrolment figures
Date: February 27th 1904 - February 27th 1904
File of the Attorney General - Henry Edward Le Vavasseur dit Durell Esquire's Correspondence. Contains: Communications mainly with Government House concerning comments on draft bills, probate and acts, details of criminal cases, internment of enemy aliens, appointment of Snowdon Benest as Commercial Agent for Brazil, compulsory service in the army/militia, Defence of the Realm regulations, petition regarding the nationality of Désiré François Luet, censorship, appointment of John William Huelin as Vice Consul for Sweden in Jersey, District Orders from General J W Godfray Commander of the Jersey District, parcels for prisoners of war, St Peter's Barracks, import of goods into Jersey and trade, lighting restrictions, permits to store petrol, and coal shortages.
Date: January 3rd 1916 - December 18th 1916
File of the Attorney General - Henry Edward Le Vavasseur dit Durell Esquire's Correspondence. Contains: Communications mainly with Government House concerning comments on draft bills, probate and acts, details of criminal cases, notes on laws relating to the trade, and provision of goods in Jersey, employment of aliens and alien registration, Defence of the Realm regulations, censorship, Post Office regulations, list of farmers who have sons helping on their farm in St Peter, lighting restrictions, recruitment and the Militia, rent from the Royal Jersey Artillery for Westmount Hospital, reimbursement to the London and South Western Railway Company for passage for six French Soldiers.
Date: January 13th 1917 - July 2nd 1917
1) Talk by Stanhope Landick, school teacher from 1935, on education to the Channel Islands Occupation Society. Introduction by the Channel Islands Occupation Society President. Talks about his time at St Ouen's Central School under Mr A A H Downerat the start of the occupation, moving to the Intermediate School in Brighton Road in September 1941, his memories of St Ouen including the lack of nourishment for the pupils, Mr Downer's decision to start teaching german, experience of the Germans, a father of a pupil being shot dead for being out after curfew and the execution fo Francois Scornet, question of teaching german, the problem of heating, health of pupils, sport, talks of pupils that he remembers that are prominent in island life, an article that he had written, the demilitarisation of the Channel Islands and the evacuation, the actions of the Bailiff, Alexander Coutanche, men of military agebeing examined, books about education during the occupation, the story of Louisa Gould and Harold Le Druillenec, the States being formed into the Superior Council, the Education Committee, the air raid and arrival of the Germans, memories of other people, soup taken around schools, selling of salt water, milk for children, fundraisers for the Children's Benefit Fund, the visit of Graf von Schmettow in 1965 and a visit to the graves at Howard Davis Park, how they felt about von Schmettow, a meeting with Alexander Coutanche in 1970, making german compulsory, Victoria College, members of the Education Committee, visits by german officers, prize giving, raising of the school leaving age to 15, number of people who were in education during the occupation , the ease of getting out of the island after the occupation but difficulty in getting back in and the confiscation of radios. Questions about the hostages that were taken by the Germans, those who taught german, school children's diet, a particular teacher, Victoria College, a poem he wrote about the SS Vega and the Red Cross. Dixie Landick then talks about his life, his job of translating for the Germans, being involved as a translator for Graf von Schmettow he came to Jersey in 1965 and was interviewed by Channel Television, explaining how the interview took place. He plays the interview in which Graf von Schmettow answers questions concerning why he became a soldier, his thoughts on the Nazi party, how he came to be in the Channel Islands, his expectations of the local population, slave workers working for Organisation Todt on the fortifications, deportations, the refusal of a surrender proposal, consequences of German victory and what made him decide to come back to the Channel Islands. 2) Noises from the working of a mill (?)-with photographs being taken.
Postcard from Fred Le Gresley to Mr Le Gresley of Gorey Post Office. Shows a picture of the Town hall and Public Gardens of Le Havre. Hopes that the States will not send any more Jersey men to the front after the conscription law has been passed.
Date: June 6th 1916 - June 6th 1916
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