After the war, some men came home and returned to regular jobs if they had been working for a large organisation. In the New Forest, they may have gone back to estate jobs if they were fit and able. Many didn’t return and others were without jobs.
The return of the men led to a baby boom. This article, published in Old Bike Mart of June 2018, gives an insight into the sort of situation such men found themselves. It’s titled Baby Boomers and Bikes.