Where in the World Were They? American Women in WWII

Offered by: U.S. Army Womens Museum
Program Description:
Answering the call of a nation in need, American women step forward during World War II to fill an array of jobs. From factory workers to uniformed military members, these brave American women help win the war and usher in new economic and social changes that will forever alter the role of women in American society. The U.S. Army Women’s Museum will lead your students through archive analysis that reveals the scope and breadth of women’s service at home and abroad. They will hear the voices, feel the emotions, and examine the human dimensions of this massive cultural shift in our nation. Get ready to dig deep, put the pieces together, and circle the globe with American women in World War II.