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Women War Workers of the First World War

In the our second post celebrating International Women’s Day, we look at the life story of Lottie Meade, who worked on the home front during the First World War. The recruitment of men en masse to serve in the armed … Continue reading

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Women and the aerial war

Over the course of the First World War there were increasing pressures from women for their own uniformed services to assist the war effort. As a result by the end of the war women were serving in the army, navy, and … Continue reading

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Stories of women during the First World War

The First World War brought significant changes to the lives of women in Britain and the Commonwealth. To coincide with International Women’s Day this Saturday, we’ll be blogging several life stories of women who served in uniform and worked on the home … Continue reading

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