Poster urging women to join the 'Land Army' during World War Two.

Women of WW2-Land Girls

Poster urging women to join the 'Land Army' during World War Two.

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Military U.S. Army Rank insignia metal sign

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During both World Wars, many civilian women took up jobs in agriculture, replacing those men who went to war. The women who worked for the Women's Land Army (WLA) were commonly known as Land Girls. In forestry, Women's Timber Corps were known as Lumber Jills. At the height of the First World War the Land Army had a full-time membership of 23,000 members. The number exceeded 80,000 during the Second World War.

During both World Wars, many civilian women took up jobs in agriculture, replacing those men who went to war. The women who worked for the Women's Land Army (WLA) were commonly known as Land Girls. In forestry, Women's Timber Corps were known as Lumber Jills. At the height of the First World War the Land Army had a full-time membership of 23,000 members. The number exceeded 80,000 during the Second World War.

Pak Army Jobs in COD Rawalpindi for Sanitary Workers & USM

Pak Army Jobs in COD Rawalpindi for Sanitary Workers & USM

Pak Army Jobs in Headquarters EME Centre Quetta Cantt

Pak Army Jobs in Headquarters EME Centre Quetta Cantt

When people think of World War I, one of the first images that comes to mind is the trench.  Here’s a look into how these major features were constructed, as well as their impact on the war. …

Trench construction in World War I

When people think of World War I, one of the first images that comes to mind is the trench. Here’s a look into how these major features were constructed, as well as their impact on the war. …

A vital war job... A healthy open-air life. Join the Women's Land Army.  -- WWII propaganda poster (Australia, UK), c. 1939-1945.

A vital war job... A healthy open-air life. Join the Women's Land Army. -- WWII propaganda poster (Australia, UK), c. 1939-1945.

Charles Durning (Actor) Branch: United States Army -  Job: Rifleman Service: WWII - Notes: Sliver Star, Bronze Star, Purple Heart, D-day landing

Charles Durning (Actor) Branch: United States Army - Job: Rifleman Service: WWII - Notes: Sliver Star, Bronze Star, Purple Heart, D-day landing

At harvest time, Harlow Common (1943). Follow link to read Mary's story.The land girls were formed in 1939 to do the jobs on farms for the men gone off to war. This is England .We had the same in the U.S.

At harvest time, Harlow Common (1943). Follow link to read Mary's story.The land girls were formed in 1939 to do the jobs on farms for the men gone off to war. This is England .We had the same in the U.S.

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