Woman Ordnance Worker poster "The Girl He Left Behind". Shows Rosie the Riveter in red bandana. Collectors and non-collectors love these Rosie posters. There were a number of variants done during the war, this is among the most desirable.
August Landmesser was a worker at the Blohm + Voss shipyard in Hamburg, Germany, best known for his appearance in a photograph refusing to perform the Nazi salute at the launch of the naval training vessel Horst Wessel on 13 June 1936
In Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.
World War I Poster: The Navy Needs You! Don't Read American History - Make it! U S Navy Recruiting Station The artist / illustrator of this poster was the noted artist, James Montgomery Flagg who was also famed for his "Uncle Sam" illustrations.
Woman whose image inspired WWII’s Rosie the Riveter dies
People- Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was 17 years (in while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a pic of her on the job. That image used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster, released during World War.