World War 2 Stories for Sheffield

Pat Kelly 

Home Guard at Sheffield Wednesday F.C.

By Actiondesk Sheffield

Location of story: Hillsborough, Sheffield
Unit name: Home Guard
Background to story: Civilian Force


This story was submitted to the People’s War site by Roger Marsh of the ‘Action Desk – Sheffield’ Team on behalf of Pat Kelly.

The photograph that Pat Kelly submitted is of a Home Guard Unit assembled on the Spion Cop at Sheffield Wednesday Football Club ground at Hillsborough, Sheffield in 1943 during World War II.