Less We Forget Poppy


The Life and Times of Hubert Brooks M.C. C.D.
A Canadian Hero

Less We Forget Poppy


Chapter 6: Missing Research & Enquiry Service – M.R.E.S.

Section 6.1: M.R.E.S. – ONE OF THE GREATEST DETECTIVE INVESTIGATIONS OF OUR TIMES

It was an article in the 28 November 1948 British Sunday newspaper "The People" that would describe the task faced by the Search Officers as "the greatest detective job in the world."

MRES Search officers were made up almost entirely by volunteer ex–crew officers who typically had no relevant qualifications and who were given a minimum of training and guidelines;




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