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Member of ATS recruited into Y Service for interception of Enigma wireless signals at Beaumanor near Loughborough in Leicestershire. As a Y Service historian she wrote "England Needs You” - the Story of the Beaumanor Y station.

Joan Nicholls

Joan Nicolls gives a thoroughly interesting account of her time in the ATS where she was recruited into the Y-service.

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