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Hampshire Museums

National Service in Aldershot


Seymour Jennings

The story of National Serviceman, Corporal Seymour Jennings, Aldershot 1957 - 1959

Jack Skelton Wallace

Jack Skelton Wallace, Ramillies Barracks, 1953 (above)
Like so many of his generation having been conscripted for National Service, Jack Skelton Wallace spent several weeks at Aldershot adjusting to life in the Army. He enlisted into the Army Catering Corps, which trained a large number of its recruits in Aldershot.

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