Codebreaking Sisters

Codebreaking Sisters: Our Secret War

History , Military History , Military Theory , Second World War
Paperback Published on: 23/07/2020
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Two sisters, one war and an extraordinary family secret

1939. In the nation's hour of need, brave sisters Patricia and Jean Owtram answered the call of duty.

With their fierce intelligence and steely determination, these remarkable young women would stop at nothing to help crack the Enigma code, support Allied troops, and defeat the Nazis.

Their top-secret mission would finally see the tide of war turn in Britain's favour...

This is their incredible true story.

  • Publisher: Mirror Books
  • ISBN: 9781913406059
  • Number of pages: 320
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm

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Codebreaking Sisters
Very interesting
This book is written by two sisters, originally from Lancashire. They write one or two chapters each, and swap over. Some of their letters to each other, a... READ MORE
Julie Haigh
Codebreaking Sisters
An excellent read
This book is based on a true account by two sister Patricia and Jean Owtram. They are believed to be the only living sisters to have signed the official se... READ MORE
Lisa Carlile
Codebreaking Sisters
Excellent story
Fascinating account about these brave sisters during WW2.
David Freeburn
Codebreaking Sisters
An inspirational true story about two amazing young women!
Patricia and Jean Owtram were only teenagers when the Second World War started, they lived at Newland Hall, five miles from Lancaster and the sisters had a... READ MORE
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