2008 Felixstowe’s Fate
Felixstowe Personalities... Barbara Boast
Women’s Land Army Women’s Timber Corps
The government wishes to express to
you its profound gratitude for your
unsparing efforts as a loyal and devoted
member of the Women's Land Army
Women's Timber Corps at a time when our country
depended upon you for survival
signed by Gordon Brown
Rt. Hon Gordon Brown MP
Citation to Winifred Barbara Boast
Barbara Boast Receives Women’s Land Army Medal
Barbara Boast a resident of Mill Lane Nursing Home in Felixstowe has received a Women’s Land Army Medal. This is for war time service and is Signed by Gordon Brown Prime Minister.
The picture left shows Ark Boast Barbara’s husband giving her the medal and reading her the citation.
Several of Barbara’s family were present including, Marion, Tony, Eileen and Rod.