Reference INF 6/628
Title One Man, Two Jobs (role of Local Defence Volunteers) 1943
Former Department Reference Folder No. MI 430
Government Department Ministry of Information
Themes Information Services and Propaganda, Military Activity and Home Defence
Subthemes Publicity campaigns and initiatives, Air Raid Precautions and Civil Defence
Document Types Film and Broadcast Transcripts, Miscellaneous
Organisations British Army, Home Guard


A file relating to the production of the wartime documentary film One Man, Two Jobs, released in 1943 by the Ministry of Information. The film addresses the continued importance of the Home Guard, and details its role, organisation, and training. The file contains a synopsis of the film; a shooting script; a music cue sheet; production credits; and documents relating to the film's licensing and distribution.


anti-aircraft defences, civil defence, civil defence training, clothing, dockyards, employment, factories, film, industrial workers, industry, military training, munitions, recruitment, threat of invasion, uniforms, voluntary organisations, volunteers

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