Women of the Soviet Union, Roza Georgiyevna Shanina was a Soviet sniper during World War II, credited with 54 confirmed kills. Not a real hero because takning life is not heroic, but a cool woman anyway.
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.
Four pilots leaving their plane, "Pistol Packin' Mama" at the four-engine school at Lockbourne AAF, Ohio, during WASP ferry training Flying Fortress. "Pistol Packin Mama" was a AF assigned to the BG flying out of Italy during
At Schloss Neuschwanstein in southern Bavaria, Captain James Rorimer, who later would become the director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, supervises the safeguarding of art stolen from French Jews and stored during the war at the castle (April-May, Men
WWII women pilots to get 'long-overdue' honor; Local woman who died while serving as a WWII pilot is among them