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What exactly was A field press censor's job,in the ETOUSA,in England in 1943
and how come he was assigned to 8 different places in England  thru 1943?

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A "field press censor's job" was to censor the news stories prepared by members of the media in the field.  The news story was not censored at HQ in London, but at the location the news story was prepared at.
"he was assigned to 8 different places in England" because news stories were being prepared at multiple locations in Great Britain during 1943.

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Can answer: World War Two. Specifically, the troop transport ships that took US Military Personnel overseas & returned them to the US, 1941-47. Also, unit history of US Army QM, Signal, MP, Ordnance, Medical, Transportation & Engineer units that served during WW 2. The more obscure units are my specialty. If you have the APO that a Veteran sent letters from or received letters at, I can look up the history of that APO.

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A lifelong study of WW 2, including participation as a WW 2 Re-enactor, 1980-2002. Also, interviewing over 400 WW 2 Veterans about their role in WW 2.

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