Website Reference Books

 The following Books were referred to for this History Project…

Attack Warning Red (The Royal Observer Corps and the Defence of Britain 1925 to 1975) 

by Derek Wood (published 1976)

Attack Warning Red (The Royal Observer Corps and the Defence of Britain 1925 to 1992) 

by Derek Wood (published 1992)

Centre Crew (A Memory of the Royal Observer Corps) 

by Eric Wilton

Cold War – Building for Nuclear Confrontation 1946-1989 

by Wayne D Cocroft and Roger J C Thomas

Forewarned is Forearmed (A History of the Royal Observer Corps) 

by T E Winslow (published 1948)

Forewarned is Forearmed (An Official Tribute and History of the Royal Observer Corps) 

by Henry Buckton (published 1993)

The Observer Corps Post Diary 1941 (Transcribed from the Original Handwritten Diary by ex L/O John L Pearson) 

by Leading Observer/Instructor Walter E Cooper, A3 Post, Maldon

Royal Observer Corps (The Eyes and Ears of the RAF in WWII – An Official History) 

by John Grehan

The Royal Observer Corps Underground Monitoring Posts 

by Mark Dalton

Observers’ Tale (The Story of Group 17 of the ROC)

 

The Plane Spotters (A Medallic History of the Royal Observer Corps) 

by H.J.G. Dartnail

Protection from the Cold 

by Simon Craine and Noel Ryan

The Royal Observer Corps in Worthing 

by Graham Lelliott

The Royal Observer Corps Medal

by Richard Sirley

Watchers over the Broad Acres (The Story of the ROC in Yorkshire) 

by Norman Spence