Phyllis Marion Britten (Mrs)

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Second Subaltern Phyllis Marion Britten
Life dates
10 Sep 1914 - 30 Jul 2007
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Phyllis Britten at Hollingbourne (from Jim Gascoyne)
Unit or location Role Posted from until
Blandford Instation Operator 1942 1942
Tunbridge Wells Instation Operator 1942 1942
Canterbury Control Operator 1942 1943
South Dalton Instation Operator Jan 1943 Aug 1943
Hollingbourne Instation Operator Aug 1943 20 Jul 1944
National ID
KMXK 47/2
The Auxiliary Territorial Service
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Commissioned or Enlisted
11 Mar 1942



Her initial interview was with Beatrice Temple on 13 Jan 1942 and arrived at Hannington Hall 20 March 1942

She was visited by Beatrice Temple at the following locations;

Blandford 19 May 1942,

Tunbridge Wells 18 Sep 1942, Temple reports she is "much happier"

Canterbury 4 Nov 1942,

South Dalton 21 Jan 1943, Temple reports she is "very disgruntled" as their car had been bogged down and were charged 5/- to be extracted by a farm cart !

Hollingbourne 24 Aug 1943

3 Simpsons Buildings, Garforth, Yorkshire
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Born Phyllis Douglass, she married George Britten in 1938 and she remarried to Patrick Gavin in 1978.

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Phyllis Britten and Beatrice Temple at Hollingbourne (from Jim Gascoyne)
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From IWM