Mary Greyeyes being blessed by her native Chief prior to leaving for service in the CWAC. September Mary Greyeyes was the first Native woman to join the Canadian Forces and one of only 25 Native women to serve in the Canadian military during World War II.
She carries a rucksack, cleans her rifle with her battle buddies,wears her combat boots, paints her face for camouflage. She kisses hers goodbye for the year. Don't forget about the women who serve our country and protect our freedom! God bless our