Forewarned: A Woman at War with the Military System. The DRN has been lucky enough to talk to Dianne Allen about her recently published book, Forewarned. Diane tells all about her experiences of serving as a women in the British armed forces. Jemma Humphries Read more posts by this author. Jemma Humphries • 1 min read Check out Diane's website for more information on her book and how you can submit your stories and experiences to Diane for Project 2021, Tales of the Women Who Served. Check out our blog page to read the full interview with Diane on her book. Diane Allen OBE Subscribe to Defence Research Network Get the latest delivered right to your inbox Subscribe Great! Check your inbox and click the link to confirm your subscription. Please enter a valid email address!