World war 2 - the women still had it! They wore army clothes, had their hair curved perfectly, red lips and posed with the duck face! And how cute their hats are!

World war 2 - the women still had it! They wore army clothes, had their hair curved perfectly, red lips and posed with the duck face! (Duck Lips started in the pin up and has no sign of ending.

15 badass women of World War II you didn't learn about in history class.

15 badass women of World War II you didn't learn about in history class.

Jobs for the girls: Other naval roles available to women included working as motor transport drivers, although as this image shows, that often included doing repairs

Jobs for the girls: Amazing vintage photographs provide a vivid snapshot of working life for British women during World War Two

Browse WWII: Women At War latest photos. View images and find out more about WWII: Women At War at Getty Images.

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Making Waves: Navy Women of World War by Evan B. Bachner, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Three women on the way from the factory where they work to church, where they will pray for their servicemen husbands, Battersea, London, June 1944. Original publication: Picture Post 1731 - Three Girls Go To Church To Pray For Their Husbands - Pub. 24th June 1944 ~

Three women on the way from the factory where they work to church, where they will pray for their servicemen husbands, Battersea, London, June Original publication: Picture Post 1731 - Three Girls Go To Church To Pray For Their Husbands - Pub.

World War 2: British fighter aircraft are being produced in increasing numbers. Here are Spitfires in production, in a factory where women play an important part, and are employed in nearly all branches of construction. April 3, 1941.

World War 2 in pictures: Women at war

World War II-- British fighter aircraft are being produced in increasing numbers. Here are Spitfires in production, in a factory where women play an important part, and are employed in nearly all branches of construction.

World War 2: Underwear and uniform.  Advice on suitable underwear for women wearing uniform for the first time.

World War 2: Underwear and uniform

World War Underwear and uniform. Advice on suitable underwear for women wearing uniform for the first time. - Clash with a culture a lot more dressy/non uniform related?

French women knitting 1944

More knitting history: World War II

World War II, Women of the Free French ambulance corps take time for knitting while awaiting their next call somewhere on the Italian front.

Vintage WAVES poster from WW II

"For your country's sake today--For your own sake tomorrow. Go to the nearest recruiting station of the armed service of your choice." Color poster by Steele Savage, National Archives Identifier: 514315 World War Two

A pilot of the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF) "Albacores away!(they really did fly everything)" KB

The British Women's Royal Naval Service (WRNS): At Royal Naval Air Station Hatston, a Wren Radio Mechanic prepares for a flight to test newly fitted equipment.

Women in WWII ~ Madge Rutherford Minton was one of the 1st four women in the US to graduate from the Advanced Civilian Pilot Training Program. In 1943, she joined the newly organized Women’s Airforce Service Pilots (WASPs) and was trained to ferry Army ai

Madge Rutherford Minton was one of the first four women in the US to graduate from the Advanced Civilian Pilot Training Program. In she joined the newly organized Women’s Airforce Service Pilots (WASPs) and was trained to ferry Army aircraft.

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