EventPlan & the National Trust's Annual 1940s Weekend

Hughenden Manor 2014

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James; Signals Corps with the 'Animals At War' educational display - carrier pigeons. The pigeon was a largely reliable (95% success rate) method of communicating carrying messages in a capsule attached to a leg. 32 pigeons of about 56,000 in service by the USA and 250,000 by the UK in WW2 received the Dickin Medal for their contribution.

Antony McCallum