Do you know Queen Elizabeth II  is a trained mechanic? During the World War II Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret spent most of their days at Windsor Castel and often apart from their parents. At the age of 19, with a maturity more than her age, Princess Elizabeth joined the Auxiliary Territorial Service (ATS) in February 1945. There she was trained as a driver and mechanic with the rank of Second Subaltern. She got a promotion after five months as Junior Commander, equivalent of Captain