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  • WRENS PREPARE FOR CIVILIAN LIFE

    WRENS PREPARE FOR CIVILIAN LIFE

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 23305

    Alongside the various educational and vocational courses on offer to service personnel, a number of classes in the arts were also available. Here two WRENs assist a naval rating, a former Fleet Street journalist, in preparing a wall magazine for a naval...

  • WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 13209

    The Women's Royal Naval Service (WRNS): Wren Armourers, whose jobs included the overhaul, maintenance and serving of guns, pictured testing a Lewis gun at Lee-on-Solent Naval Air Station.

  • WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 19470

    The Women's Royal Naval Service (WRNS): A torpedo being moved by a group of four Wrens so that it could be loaded into a submarine, Portsmouth.

  • WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 12911

    The Women's Royal Naval Service (WRNS): Members of the WRNS loading ammunition belts for Motor Gunboats at Felixstowe.

  • SPORT & LEISURE DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    SPORT & LEISURE DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 25396

    A cricket match in progress between Wrens of HMS DIPPER, Henstridge Somerset and HMS OSPREY, Yeovilton.

  • WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 13724

    The Women's Royal Naval Service (WRNS): A class of Wrens undergoing signal practice at Greenock.

  • WRENS PREPARE FOR CIVILIAN LIFE

    WRENS PREPARE FOR CIVILIAN LIFE

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 23310

    Alongside the various educational and vocational courses on offer to service personnel, more informal discussion groups are held. Here an education officer discusses career options with a group of WRENs.

  • WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945

    part of "ADMIRALTY OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Royal Navy official photographer

    A 9115

    The Women's Royal Naval Service (WRNS): At Royal Naval Air Station Hatston, a Wren Radio Mechanic prepares for a flight to test newly fitted equipment.

  • DEMOBILIZATION OF BRITAIN'S ARMED FORCES: WRENS PREPARE FOR CIVILIAN LIFE

    DEMOBILIZATION OF BRITAIN'S ARMED FORCES: WRENS PREPARE FOR CIVILIAN LIFE

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 23314

    Alongside the various educational and vocational courses on offer to service personnel, a number of classes in the arts were also available. Here WRENs build and paint the set for a show at the 'Three Arts Club' of a southern naval port.

  • WRENS PREPARE FOR CIVILIAN LIFE

    WRENS PREPARE FOR CIVILIAN LIFE

    part of "MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer

    D 23307

    Alongside the various educational and vocational courses on offer to service personnel, a number of classes in the arts were also available. Here an able seaman and WREN Petty Officer compose music for the show 'Sweet and Sour' at the '...

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