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Sheppey was a strategic location for all the Services in WW1 with a naval dockyard, aerodrome and air craft factories and army bases During WW1 The Isle of Sheppey was an important centre for all the Services. There were Army Regiments stationed, Sheerness Royal Naval Dockyard was vital and the Eastchurch Airfield saw the beginnings of aeroplanes used in warfare. We will explore how Women fitted into the whole picture. Sheppey Promenade is based in a small wooden cottage right in the centre of...
Region:- South East England; County:- Kent; Administrative Area:- Swale; Place:- Isle of Sheppey