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THE RIFLES Living History Society

THE LADIES PAGE

THE WORLD WARS SAW THE INVOLVMENT OF THOUSANDS OF WOMEN WHO GAVE INVALUABLE SERVICE..........OUR LADIES COMMEMORATE THAT DEDICATION

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THE UNIMAGINABLE QUANTITIES OF MUINITIONS CONSUMED BY WW1, NEEDED THOUSANDS OF WOMEN WORKERS TO MAKE THEM

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HERE WE SEE ONE OF THOSE MUNITIONS WORKERS WEARING THE OVERALLS WORN AT THE ROYAL GUNPOWDER MILLS.

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AT RAILWAY STATIONS, REST CENTRES, CAMPS AND CANTEEN VANS, LADIES DOLED OUT TEA & WADS TO THE SOLDIERS AND SAILORS

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HERE WE SEE OUR VERY OWN L.A.S.S. (LADIES AID TO SOLDIERS & SAILORS)
 
CUP OF CHAR AND A PACKET OF WOODBINES PLEASE!

DURING WW2 THE ATS SERVED ALONGSIDE THE ARMY. HERE IS OUR TRIBUTE TO THE ITALIAN CAMPAIGN

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JUST IN CASE YOU THOUGH THAT ITALY WAS ALL SUNSHINE AND BEACHES

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OUR ATS DRIVER REMINDS US THAT ITALIAN WINTERS CAN BE VERY COLD!

Dedicated to the history of the
BRITISH RIFLEMAN