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The Wrns

Author : Marjorie H. Fletcher  |  Pub Date : 1989  |  Publisher : B. T. Batsford Limited

ISBN 10 : UVA:X001639332
ISBN 13 :

Compiled by an ex-director, this is a history of the Women's Royal Naval Service. Using both unpublished archival material and the personal experiences of Wrens, it charts the hist..



Jackspeak

Author : Rick Jolly  |  Pub Date : 2012-01-16  |  Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781844861620
ISBN 13 : 1844861627

Jackspeak is a comprehensive reference guide to the humorous and colourful slang of the Senior Service, explaining in layman's termsthe otherwise cryptic everyday language of the R..



Wrens

Author : Neil R. Storey  |  Pub Date : 2017-04-18  |  Publisher : Bloomsbury Shire Publications

ISBN 10 : 1784420395
ISBN 13 : 9781784420390

From cooks and clerks to weapons analysts and air mechanics, generations of women have served in the Wrens (Women's Royal Naval Service or WRNS). The Royal Navy was the first of th..



Britannia S Daughters

Author : Ursula Stuart Mason  |  Pub Date : 2012-06-19  |  Publisher : Pen and Sword

ISBN 10 : 9781848846784
ISBN 13 : 1848846789

The WomenÂ’s Royal Naval Service was formed in 1917 when the call was for volunteers to release a man for sea service. At the peak there was over 5,000 women serving in Britain and..



I Only Joined For The Hat

Author : Christian Lamb  |  Pub Date : 2007  |  Publisher : Christian Lamb

ISBN 10 : 1903071151
ISBN 13 : 9781903071151

In 1939 the young Christian Lamb felt she had to "do her bit" for the war effort. Her comfortable life was about to be turned upside down. With a Naval background, the Women's Roya..



The History Of The British U Class Submarine

Author : Derek Walters  |  Pub Date : 2004  |  Publisher : Casemate Publishers

ISBN 10 : 9781844151318
ISBN 13 : 184415131X

Originally designed in 1934 for anti-submarine training, by the end of the war 72 U-Class subs had been commissioned; 17 were lost to the enemy, and 3 in accidents. Manned by crews..