Pte. Saunders, C.E receives his Home Guard Certificate of Proficiency

Home Guard Certificate of Proficiency - Pte. C.E. Saunders

He is recorded as have proficiency in the following:

  • General knowledge
  • Rifle
  • 36 M Grenade
  • Sten
  • Signalling
  • Map Reading

He is a member of C company, 6th Thanet Battalion, Kent Home Guard. As the Platoon signaller he carries the wireless (which might have been a No 18 set). As the wireless is heavy, he carries a Sten gun instead of a rifle.