A scheme with the object of absorbing into industry disabled and discharged Ex-Service men

It was important to find work for former soldiers.

13th October 1919
Employment of Ex Service Men

Reporting the receipt of circular letters from the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Labour calling attention to a scheme with the object of absorbing into industry disabled and discharged Ex-Service men.

Recommending that the Clerk inform the Ministry of Labour and the Ministry of Health of the fact that the Guardians had re-instated all their Officers who had been on service.

War Pensions

Reporting the receipt of a letter from the Ministry of Pensions, referring to the Clerk’s letter stating that the Guardians supported the Resolution reported by the Hemsworth Board, and asking for particulars of cases which had prompted the Guardians to support the Resolution. Further reporting the receipt of a letter from Lt Col Leslie Wilson, MP, stating that he would be glad to be informed of any delay in awarding pensions to men living in Reading, and that he would have any such cases fully investigated at the Ministry of Pensions.

MReport of Finance & General Purposes Committee inminutes of Reading Board of Guardians (G/R1/59)

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: