HomeHome  CalendarCalendar  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  MemberlistMemberlist  UsergroupsUsergroups  Log in  
Latest topics
» Allied Control Commission Germany 1945
Today at 08:34 by colin king

» Prix Leclerc History Question
Today at 01:43 by Dan M

» Royal Navy in BAOR
Yesterday at 15:47 by Pborn4

» 2nd Bn Coldstream Guards
Yesterday at 15:32 by Pborn4

» Help needed for restoration of BAOR VW beetle from 1948
15/2/2019, 02:16 by Rock 7

» Can anyone give me more information about this CCG vehicle?
15/2/2019, 02:09 by Rock 7

12/2/2019, 23:34 by burgess720

» Rhodesia Barracks
12/2/2019, 15:35 by Pborn4

» 151 Vehicle Coy, Lippstadt
12/2/2019, 00:21 by Rock 7

» Royal Signals in BAOR
11/2/2019, 22:02 by Andy H

» 17th Vehicle Company
11/2/2019, 10:09 by ShermanVC

» BAOR history
1/2/2019, 23:47 by woodcarver

» Prince Ruprt School, Wilhemshaven
28/1/2019, 20:17 by JAL

» 1945: 14 (Corps) Survey Squadron, Royal Engineers - Contact
28/1/2019, 11:21 by steve

» RASC Klagenfurt 1952-1955 KENYA 1955-1958
27/1/2019, 23:05 by JAL

Who is online?
In total there are 27 users online :: 2 Registered, 0 Hidden and 25 Guests :: 2 Bots

alan8376, colin king

Most users ever online was 212 on 6/12/2017, 00:36
February 2019

Display results as :
Rechercher Advanced Search

Share | 

 Bad Oeynhausen

Go down 

Number of posts : 3
Cap Badge : None
Places Served : Parents served, not me.
Registration date : 2018-08-29

PostSubject: Bad Oeynhausen   22/11/2018, 14:31

Hello, close family members of mine served in the Royal Signals in Bad Oeynhausen from around 1949-1950. In particular I am trying to find a woman (ATS/WRAC) who was assigned to work in the Signals unit in 1949, and who was discharged sometime between August and December 1949. I'm told there would have been maybe 40 women working in this unit around this time, and I'd be very grateful if anyone could tell me where I could find a list of these, and especially their discharge dates as that will help me locate the person I'm seeking.
Back to top Go down
View user profile

Number of posts : 459
Age : 71
Localisation : Norfolk, UK
Cap Badge : REME
Places Served : Carlisle AAS, Aden, Hildesheim, Bordon, Fallingbostel, Dover, NI Tours, Osnabruck, Herford, Muenster, UN Nicosia, SBA Dhekellia Cyprus x2, Waterbeach, Civi Street 1988. Retired from VOSA 2007.
Registration date : 2009-07-28

PostSubject: Re: Bad Oeynhausen   22/11/2018, 15:51

Hi Signalsdaughter!! I hope you have a name we can call you by?

I have feeling you are going have difficulty coming upon a name list of staff who were employed in the Signals. In fact finding lists of staff from that era is going to be difficult within Bad Oyenhausen which was a HQ Unit.

Do you have any idea if the Signals Unit had a name or number.? Any idea in the type of work done within the signal unit? Not all (ATS/WRAC) were involved in Telecommunications work.

Some of our busy team maybe along later to advise on actual units listed at Bad Oeynhausen at that period in time.

Good Luck with your search!


Back to top Go down
View user profile Online
LE Maj
LE Maj

Number of posts : 827
Age : 69
Localisation : near Cuxhaven
Cap Badge : Royal Signals + Royal Engineers
Places Served : Verden-Aller + Willich + Iserlohn + Hameln
Registration date : 2010-02-14

PostSubject: Re: Bad Oeynhausen   23/11/2018, 18:39


Can supply a list of ATS Royal Signals units in Bad Oeynhausen Garrison for the end of 1948, this the limit of my research for the time being, sorry cannot help with tracing personal.

Headquarters Auxiliary Territorial Service Signals Germany
301 Telephone Switchboard Operator Section
305 Telephone Switchboard Operator Section
316 Cipher Section
317 Cipher Section
301 Telegraph Operator Section
302 Telegraph Operator Section
303 Telegraph Operator Section
323 Telegraph Operator Section
324 Telegraph Operator Section

If you go to

You will be able to download the Wire for 1949-1950 this may help

Best of luck with your research
Back to top Go down
View user profile

Number of posts : 3
Cap Badge : None
Places Served : Parents served, not me.
Registration date : 2018-08-29

PostSubject: Re: Bad Oeynhausen   24/11/2018, 13:14

Thank you for your replies. You can call me Ruth. To answer Alan's question, the Signals Unit in question (in Bad Oeyenhausen) in 1949 was the Rhine Army Signals Regiment, no. 2 Squadron. I believe the woman may have worked as a teleprinter operator. I don't know which ATS unit she came from, only the one where she was assigned to work (the men's Signals regiment).
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Sponsored content

PostSubject: Re: Bad Oeynhausen   

Back to top Go down
Bad Oeynhausen
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
» Bad Oeynhausen 1953

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
BFG/BAOR/RAFG Locations :: General-
Jump to: