Earl of Avon Anthony Eden
(1897—1977) prime minister
home guard n.
The Home Guard
A Military and Political History
Home Guard (UK)
Contesting Home Defence: Men, Women and the Home Guard in the Second World War
On the Home Guards: who perished in the Defense of Lexington, Missouri
S. P. Mackenzie. The Home Guard: A Military and Political History. New York: Oxford University Press. 1995. Pp. xiv, 262. $29.95
The American Home Guard: The State Militia in the Twentieth Century. By Barry M. Stentiford. (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2002. xii, 319 pp. $44.95, ISBN 1-58544-181-3.)
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1 a local defense militia.
2 Home Guard British militia created in July 1940 from the Local Defence Volunteers and intended to augment Britain's defenses against invasion by German forces.
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