Category: WW2 Articles

Majorie Haigh

WW2 County Secretary & Organiser: Marjorie Haigh

General Information First Name(s): Marjorie Unmarried Surname: Haigh Date of Birth: 27/09/1901 Place of Birth: Sheffield Date Joined WLA: 1943 Life After War Return to pre-war occupation: No Stayed on the land: No Further Information Previous occupation before WLA / WTC: Steelworks...

WW2 Article: Giving thanks to the girls who helped feed Britain during the war

WW2 Article: Giving thanks to the girls who helped feed Britain during the war

Click here to read an article published by the Leicester Mercury on Noreen (Renie) Copson, née Smith, of Anstey, who was a young land girl in Leicestershire.

WW2 Article: The story of Jennette H. Foley, a Land Girl in Scotland

WW2 Article: The story of Jennette H. Foley, a Land Girl in Scotland

I joined the Women’s Land Army. Our jobs were to work on the farms. The Women’s Land Army, I thought was so glamorous to join — and then I never worked so hard in...