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Edna Frost nee Emmett of the Women's Auxiliary Air Force with an American serviceman and Military Policeman at Headquarters of 9th Air Force Troop Carrier Command at St Vincents, Grantham.

According to her friend Eileen Pickering nee Gascoyne, Edna was fond of the Yanks. She later married Edward Frost, a night bomber with the RAF and together moved to Canada.

Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Edna Emmett and 2 Yanks. No 5 Group Head Quarters 9th TCC.'

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  • Edna Frost née Emmett

    Civilian
    Edna Frost, nee Emmett was a member of the Women's Auxiliary Air Force and worked at 9th Air Force Troop Carrier Command at St Vincents, Grantham. Her friend Eileen Pickering, nee Gascoyne, said that Edna was very fond of the American's they worked...

  • Eileen Pickering née Gascoyne

    Civilian
    Eileen Pickering, nee Gascoyne was a teleprinter operator from the Women's Auxiliary Air Force. She was conscripted in 1943 aged 21, after passing her exam at Cranwell she received a cryptic telegram assigning her to 'IX TCC Grantham'. On arrival, a ...

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  • St Vincents

    Military site : non-airfield
    Home to Quartermaster and Service units. Exact location unknown.

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Date Contributor Update
22 June 2016 03:27:38 Heather42 Changes to caption
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Daughter Heather Giff (nee Frost) confirmed together Edward and Edna Frost moved to Canada.

Date Contributor Update
22 June 2016 03:26:01 Heather42 Changes to caption
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Her daughter, Heather Giff (nee Frost) provided the information that Edna Emmett married Edward Frost, a night bomber with the RAF and later moved to Canada.

Date Contributor Update
20 October 2014 12:22:03 Emily Created entry with caption, unit associations and place associations
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