Undeterred by this rejection, Joyce approached the WAAF
, who were prepared to accept her without her birth certificate - but her mother refused to sign her application form as she was under 18.
Priscilla Smailes at 19 as a WAAF
, and in later life
Her advice on the WAAF
was sought by historians, documentary makers and even a Hollywood scriptwriter.
For the Duration: A Lighthearted WAAF
Memoir" is a memoir from Felicity Ashbee as she recounts her time with the Britain's Women's Auxiliary Air Force, or the WAAF
Also both my husband and myself served our country in the WAAF
and RAF for two years, so M Hornby get your facts right.
Elspeth was soon promoted to corporal, giving her the responsibility over many other WAAF
Though frail looking and slightly forgetful, their expressive faces light up with enthusiasm as they reflect on days spent working together in the WAAF
The 71-year-old, who worked on Mosquito, Meteor and Jet Provost aircraft before he left the RAF in 1958, met up with the other former RAF and WAAF
veterans on his visit to Westerland, Sylt.
Kauffer was at Roedean, with plans to go to Grenoble University, but because of the war, studied only a few terms at Manchester University before joining the WAAF
When she reached 19 years of age Joan was able to join the WAAF
and the pages of her book become quite exciting.
As he trains his men, Luthie attempts to write the story of his life: to understand himself and his feelings toward Nim, the WAAF
he loves; to strengthen his wrist which was seriously hurt when he was taken prisoner by the Germans; and to make sense of the war.
Kidd then turns ot the WAAF
, and the struggle to expand the field of opportunity for women athletes.