British WWII poster, "We could do with thousands more like you.." - Join the Women's Land Army

British WWII poster, "We could do with thousands more like you.." - Join the Women's Land Army

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.

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

Women of WW2-Land Girls

Corsetra's sewing diary - Women's Land Army Breeches pattern and review of an extant pair of breeches from 1917 ( WWI ). Would be great for period things, and awesome for a lady's Steampunk outfit, too...

Corsetra's sewing diary - Women's Land Army Breeches pattern and review of an extant pair of breeches from 1917 ( WWI ). Would be great for period things, and awesome for a lady's Steampunk outfit, too...

The Women’s Land Army were the unsung heroines of World War II. With so many men overseas, women were brought in to work on farms, producing the vital food supplies needed to keep wartime Britain going.

The Women’s Land Army were the unsung heroines of World War II. With so many men overseas, women were brought in to work on farms, producing the vital food supplies needed to keep wartime Britain going.

Acknowledging women's role in the sustainable food movement

Acknowledging women's role in the sustainable food movement

Patriotic Poster ★ Women's Land Army of the U.S. Crop Corps Recruitment Poster from 1943 World War II, Pitch in and Help! Join the Women's Land Army of the U.S. Crop Corps, text over a collage women with Women's Land Army armbands performing assorted farm

A member of the Women's Land Army felling a young tree with an axe. 1941.  by Fred Ramage

World War 2 in pictures: Gathering the war-time harvest

A member of the Women's Land Army felling a young tree with an axe. 1941. by Fred Ramage

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.

Member of the Women's Land Army

60 years late, a badge of honour for the Land Girls

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