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Three Wren Parachute Packers help a pilot to collect up his parachute after landing.
Two Wren aircraft checkers look over every part of the aircraft to make sure that everything is in place before a flight. Aircraft checkers work in pairs and work their way down a checklist.
Radio Mechanics of the WRNS prepare to board a Fleet Air Arm aircraft to test the radio whilst the aircraft is in flight.
Two Wren Radio Mechanics work with a Naval Rating to test radio receivers in the radio workshop.
Third Officer Ingledew, WRNS, encourages gunners of the Station Defence to draw various aircraft types from memory as part of her daily hour-long lecture on aircraft recognition. The epidiascope used to project pictures of aircraft onto the screen as...
Third Officer Ingledew, WRNS, gives a lecture on aircraft recognition to gunners of the Station Defence. She uses an epidiascope to project pictures of aircraft onto the screen as well as models of aircraft during her daily hour-long lecture.
A view of men and women enjoying their lunchtime meal at the very busy Whitehall Canteen. All the tables are full, so two officers of the Women's Royal Naval Service (WRNS) are standing in the middle of the room to drink their coffee.
Two Wren cooks carve ham for the lunchtime meal in the galley of a Fleet Air Arm base in Scotland, 1943.
Women of the WRNS learn to pull a 12-oared cutter with a view to entering in the local regatta. The women on board are those with more sedentary jobs, such as 'Writers', and have been encouraged to get more involved in sports.
A Wren Visual Signaller uses a flash lamp to receive and send messages to ships at this Fleet Air Arm station, somewhere in Scotland. According to the original caption, after training Wren Visual Signallers are on duty in ports and their category badge...