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Women working during the First World War

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Women working during the First World War

Women working during the First World War. Above: in a weapons factory, filling shells with explosives. Below: an outdoor scene with a woman bus conductor, a post woman (right) and a member of the WaC (Womens Auxiliary Army Corps).
1915

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Auxiliary Conductor Corps Explosives Filling Member Omnibus Postal Shells Trafalgar Waac Worker Delivery War Time Weapons Ww 1


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Women's Invaluable Contribution to the Home Front: A Striking Image from the First World War This evocative photograph captures the spirit of women's indispensable role during the First World War. Above, a group of women work diligently in a weapons factory, filling shells with explosives. Their focused expressions and determined demeanor reflect the intensity and urgency of the war effort. The women are dressed in protective clothing, their faces masked to shield them from the dangerous fumes. Below, an outdoor scene showcases the versatility of women's roles in the war. A woman bus conductor stands confidently by the open door of a red omnibus, ready to help passengers board. A postwoman in a blue uniform delivers mail, while a member of the Women's Auxiliary Army Corps (WAAC) stands to attention, her uniform adorned with the distinctive red cross insignia. The image, taken in 1915, highlights the significant impact women had on various sectors during the Great War. From the factories producing weapons and munitions to the transport sector and the postal service, women proved to be indispensable in ensuring the smooth functioning of the war effort. The women's contributions were vital in keeping the morale high and the country running during this critical period. This powerful photograph, taken from the Mary Evans Picture Library/Onslow Auctions Limited, serves as a poignant reminder of the resilience and determination of women during the First World War. It is a testament to their unwavering commitment and their invaluable role in shaping the course of history.

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