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SOE's Secret Weapons Centre : Station 12.

Author: Des Turner
Publisher: London : History Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The full story of Aston House in the Second World War has never been told before. Its activities were top secret and as important to the Allied war effort as those of Bletchley Park, but in a different way. Situated near Stevenage, Aston House was one of many British country houses requisitioned during the Second World War by the Special Operations Executive (SOE). Born out of Bletchley Park, where it began life as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Turner, Des.
SOE's Secret Weapons Centre : Station 12.
London : The History Press, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Des Turner
ISBN: 9780752468181 0752468189
OCLC Number: 771875712
Description: 1 online resource (417 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword by M.R.D Foot; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. The First CO's Story; 2. The Second CO's Story; 3. The Scientific Officer's Story; 4. The Laboratory Assistant's Story; 5. The First Aid Nursing Yeomanry Story; 6. The Secretary's Story; 7. The ATS Driver's Story; 8. The Workshop Engineer's Story; 9. The Storeman's Story; 10. The Craftsman's Story; 11. The Design Office Story; 12. Postscript; Appendices: A. Aston House Production; Appendices: B. Site Plan of Aston House, 1945; Bibliography.

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