The WRAF Who Served In Britain’s Nuclear Bunkers

Posted on April 23, 2018

In the event of a catastrophic nuclear war, RAF personnel as well as ROC personnel at Holmpton would be tasked with restoring order in the region. Workers at the bunker were also responsible for warning of an approaching attack, recording the direction, velocity and ultimate radioactive fallout of a bomb. Nine women who worked at Holmpton and two other nearby bunkers shared their memories with photographer Lee Karen Stow.

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