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Women in the Army

Excerpts from a magazine article about the newly-formed Women’s Army Auxiliary Corp.

WAACS Practice Close-Order Drill

“WAACS,” Life magazine, September 1942. New-York Historical Society Library.

First Women Soldiers Join Army

“WAACS,” Life magazine, September 1942. New-York Historical Society Library.

Mrs. James D. Donlon Jr. 

“WAACS,” Life magazine, September 1942. New-York Historical Society Library.

Mrs. Helene R. Morris

“WAACS,” Life magazine, September 1942. New-York Historical Society Library.

Lorna V. Kubli

“WAACS,” Life magazine, September 1942. New-York Historical Society Library.

Mildred Davenport Carter

“WAACS,” Life magazine, September 1942. New-York Historical Society Library.