Separation allowance for dependents of unmarried soldiers, or widowers, during the war.

Description

English

With a large part of the male working population volunteering or in later years being conscripted to go off to war, many families found themselves in a position where they lost a proportion or in some cases all of their household income. The Separation Allowance consisted of a portion of a soldier’s pay, which was generally matched by the government, to ensure that the soldier’s dependents were not left destitute.

Full title
Separation allowance for dependents of unmarried soldiers, or widowers, during the war.
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British Library
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Shelfmark
B.S.45/119.(35.)

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