Including a foreword by H.R.H The Princess Royal this book provides an illustrated history of the Women's Royal Naval Service. charting the dramatic and unrecognised part women have played in defence of Britain through two World Wars and onwards. Written by commandant M.H. Fletcher, ex-Director WRNs with a foreword by H.R.H The princess Royal current commandant at time of publishing. The book combines previously unpublished archival material with the personal memories of the serving Wrens, well displaying the large changes in military and social thinking throughout the decades.
This 160 page book includes 175 large black and white illustrations 2with the book and jacket both being in good condition considering the books age with only a few very small marks inside ands slight overall wear to the jacket.