Wilmet, Sheila


Wilmet, Sheila
S Wilmet


One item. An oral history interview with Corporal Sheila Wilmet (b. 1924, 2090150 Royal Air Force). She served as a meteorologist at RAF Bottesford, RAF Coningsby, RAF Cottesmore, RAF Langar and RAF Spilsby.

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Wilmet, S

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Sheila Wilmet grew up in Liverpool and was fifteen when war was declared. She describes the devastation of bombing in 1941, spending nights in an Anderson shelter, and navigating unexploded bombs during her commute. She volunteered after viewing a…
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