First Officer Maureen Dunlop, one of the ferry pilots of the ATA (Air Transport Auxiliary) who transport newly manufactured aircraft from the factory to the aerodrome during World War II. She is returning to base after an assignment. Original Publication: Picture Post - 1805 - The Work Of The Ferry Pilots - pub. 1944
Caption from LIFE | A corpsman attached to the Marines, who took the little boy from her, cradles him in his arms and double-times across the beach under heavy Vietcong sniper fire so he can treat the baby in safety.