Women Who Serve Podcast

Women Who Serve: gentle in manner, resolute in deed a podcast series that spotlights, celebrates and honours the pioneering women who have served and are serving in the British Army.

A podcast which will highlight what women have achieved in the British Army over the past 100 years that has helped to make it possible for the women of the present to play the role they do. Featuring conversations with veterans of all ages from the centenarians and those in their 90’s who served through World War Two, the women who served in the WRAC after the war and from those who have served and are still serving in the modern British Army.

Episode 4: Daphne Bowyer

Episode 4: Daphne Bowyer

Daphne Bower, 95, is originally from Romford, Essex. She volunteered for the army at the age of 17 and a half and then officially signed up on the 6 August ‘43. This was two days after her 18th birthday. She was provisionally posted in Leicester before then being moved to somewhere near Blackpool. It was while she was here that Daphne was selected to undergo training to receive morse code so that she could become a wireless interceptor. 

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Episode 4: Daphne Bowyer

Introducing Women Who Served

Women Who Serve: gentle in manner, resolute in deed a podcast series that spotlights, celebrates and honours the pioneering women who have served and are serving in the British Army.

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Comradeship, esprit de corps, benevolence and preserving traditions. The WRAC Association: maintaining contact between former members of Queen Mary's Army Auxiliary Corps, the Auxiliary Territorial Service, the Auxiliary Territorial Service Territorial Army, Women's Royal Army Corps, Women's Royal Army Corps Territorial Army, WRAC Territorial and Volunteer Reserve and women still serving in the Army.

HQ Address

WRAC Association
Unit 11
Basepoint Business Centre
1 Winnall Valley Road
Winchester
SO23 0LD

HQ Office Hours

We are here to help you during the following hours:
Mon - Fri: 9am - 1pm
Sat - Sun: Closed
Phone*: 0300 400 1992
Fax*: 0300 400 1938
*0300 calls charged at local rate

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