Daphne Brookes

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After leaving school in 1940, Daphne Brookes-Young worked with the St Johns Ambulance Brigade up until the age of 17, when she decided to enrol in the war effort.  She was recruited in the Army and was sent to the Isle of Man for training, but following an injury, her work was delayed.