St Vincent's Hall in Grantham, used as No. 5 Group Headquarters RAF, and later 9th Air Force Troop Carrier Command Headquarters.
Eileen Pickering nee Gascoyne, Women's Auxiliary Air Force signal section was based here 1943-1944.
Handwritten caption on reverse: 'No5 Group Headquarters, 9th TCC.'
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 ...
Military site : non-airfield
Home to Quartermaster and Service units.
Exact location unknown.