Exmouth War Journals of 1944 - Nostalgia

PUBLISHED: 13:01 12 May 2017 | UPDATED: 13:11 12 May 2017

On this week in 1944 - from the Exmouth Journal. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-1. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

On this week in 1944 - from the Exmouth Journal. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-1. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

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On this week in 1944: Extracts from the Exmouth Journal, printed May 6, 1944.

Exmouth Journal, printed May 6, 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-2. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESExmouth Journal, printed May 6, 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-2. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Every week, we bring you clippings taken from the wartime Exmouth Journals and the local topics of the day in 1944.

Exmouth Sessions issues more fines to cyclists. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-3. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESExmouth Sessions issues more fines to cyclists. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-3. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

The lads from our street. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-4. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESThe lads from our street. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-4. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Exmouth take on St. James for their opening match of the season. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-5. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESExmouth take on St. James for their opening match of the season. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-5. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Remember to pack them biscuits. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-6. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESRemember to pack them biscuits. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-6. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Madeira Bowls Club new season. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-7. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESMadeira Bowls Club new season. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-7. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Ask for Eastern Rose Tea. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-8. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESAsk for Eastern Rose Tea. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-8. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

British open champion to visit Budleigh. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-9. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVESBritish open champion to visit Budleigh. Ref exe War Journals Nost 6-5-1944-9. Picture: ARCHANT ARCHIVES

Want to see more clippings from the historic Exmouth Journals of 1944? Join our nostalgia Facebook group, Devon Memories, where you will also find other nostalgic pictures and stories from across the region.

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