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What does WRENS stand for?

WRENS stands for Women's Royal Naval Service (W.R.N.S.)

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  • Military and Government

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She joined the Women's Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF) in 1939 and in the 1950s she was part of the Women's Royal Naval Service (WRNS).
But the tribunal found unanimously in favour of Ms Carter, declaring she had "the right not to be discrimated against as a woman and to be properly and fairly assessed for promotion in accordance with the undertaking given by the Royal Navy upon her transfer from the Women's Royal Naval Service to the Royal Navy".
I suppose that for me the best part of the war was in 1944 when I got married in Cairo to a lovely young woman who was serving in the Wrens, the Women's Royal Naval Service.
When I served in the signal department of HMS Boscawen, as a member of the Women's Royal Naval Service between 1942 and 1945, our transport brought us back from watch to Weymouth.