GIRL GUNNERS: THE WORK OF THE AUXILIARY TERRITORIAL SERVICE AT AN EXPERIMENTAL STATION, SHOEBURYNESS, ESSEX, ENGLAND, 1943
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20 year old ATS Private Eileen Kidney and 21 year old Corporal Susan Bevan at work on the Window Position Finder at the Royal Artillery Experimental Station at Shoeburyness. The glass of the Window Position Finder is engraved with a grid like graph paper. Looking through viewers, the women mark on the grid the position of the shell burst in the sky, or if the gun was fired over the sea, the point where the shell hit the water. The position is then transferred onto paper in the Observation Post room and when compared with the readings taken at four other posts, gives an accurate reading of the actual position of the shell burst.