Talk: The Woman’s Police Service at HM Factory Gretna
October 15th 2019 at 7pm
£3 per person, payable at the door.
There were over 150 women police officers stationed at His Majesty’s Factory Gretna during World War One. This talk will consider their role policing female munitions workers suffragette connections.
This talk will be delivered by Dr Chris Brader who wrote his PhD thesis on female munitions workers at Gretna during World War One and is the author of ‘Timbertown Girls: Borders Women and the First World War’.