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1a How many meals for one person were produced each day, from home-grown food, in Britain in 1943?

1b How many meals a day had to be shipped into Britain in April 1943?

1c Why couldn't the Women's Land Army rest in 1943? What were they trying to do?

Front page of The Land Girl magazine, April 1943

PRO ref: MAF 59/22; Front page of The Land Girl magazine, April 1943