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A Home Guard exercise on Mitcham Common

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Partial / Incomplete Date c.1940
Area Mitcham
Copyright 1 Autolevels
Picture Reference Mit_​26_​7-8
Original Format Photo
Notes / History These exercises were an important part of training, helping units to work as a team, develop their weaponry skills and plan defensive strategies.

The Common was a valuable training venue, not only in view of the space it offered but also the varying terrain.

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