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
WOMEN ON THE HOME FRONT 1939 - 1945 Poster recruiting women into the war effort: Join the WRENS and free a man to join the fleet. I'm pinning this picture, because it illustrates something in a book I'm currently reading.
The Auxiliary Territorial Service (ATS): Using a Kine-Theodolite - an instrument which records on film the bursts of anti-aircraft shells - two ATS women check the accuracy of the firing at an AA Battery at Manorbier.
SOLDIERS OF THE BRITISH ARMY ON LEAVE IN VENICE, ITALY, JUNE 1945. Corporal T Fenn, of Mottingham, London; Private E W Jones of Esher, Surrey; Private W J Leaman of Ashburton, nr Newton Abbot, Devon; Private A Clark of St Johns, Deptford, London; and Private G C Foreman of Warminster, Wiltshire, in a gondola on the Grand Canal, Venice.