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Royal Oak Inn, Pillaton G Platoon, Home Guard, Guards, Pillaton

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The 400 year old antique Royal Oak Inn, nestling under the rustic shadow of the village church in Pillaton, was the place of parade for the last Fallin' of the Pillaton G Platoon" Number 2 Company Home Guard formed exclusively of farmers. The Guards are pictured having a drink and chat before breaking up after they "fell out". 29th October 1944. "

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Color Black & White
Keywords 1940s,Antlers,Architecture,Britain,Church,Churches,Civil Defence,Cornwall,Home Front,Public House,Second World War,St Odolphus' Church,Tower,Training,Village,Volunteers,WW2,World War Two,exterior,pub,soldiers,uniform,wartime
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Year 1944
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