Joan Watkins (Thirsk)
Certificate of Service
Corps or Regiment
Summary of Service
Bletchley Park 1942 - 1945. Hut 3 and Block D(3). Fusion Room, analysis of Luftwaffe units and activities from decrypted signals.
Commemorated On The Codebreakers Wall
Married James Thirsk, of SIXTA. Post-war, a distinguished scholar in the history of agriculture and food, and Reader in Economic History and Fellow of St Hilda's College, Oxford. Honorary Fellow of Kellogg College Oxford. She was appointed CBE in 1994
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