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Home Guard (Aliens)

Volume 387: debated on Wednesday 10 March 1943

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asked the Secretary of State for War whether aliens of German nationality, but who are friendly to this country, are permitted to become members of the Home Guard in the same way as aliens coming from countries that are friendly to us?

Aliens of German nationality are not at present eligible for service in the Home Guard unless they served in the British Forces in the last war. This policy is now under review.