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American women and the U.S. armed forces

a guide to the records of military agencies in the National Archives relating to American women

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Published by National Archives and Records Administration in Washington, DC .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. National Archives and Records Administration.,
    • Women and the military -- United States -- History -- Archival resources.,
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Women -- History -- Archival resources.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Other titlesAmerican women and the US armed forces., American women and the United States armed forces.
      Statementcompiled by Charlotte Palmer Seeley ; revised by Virginia C. Purdy and Robert Gruber.
      ContributionsSeeley, Charlotte Palmer., Purdy, Virginia Cardwell., Gruber, Robert., United States. National Archives and Records Administration.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU21.75 .S44 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 355 p. :
      Number of Pages355
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1559407M
      ISBN 100911333908
      LC Control Number91040430

      NARA guides provide researchers with detailed information on general and selected subjects documented in the holdings of the National Archives. These guides provide descriptions of records relating to a single subject in the records of many Federal agencies. American Women and the U.S. Armed Forces: A Guide to the Records of Military Agencies.   How the American Women Codebreakers of WWII Helped Win the War A new book documents the triumphs and challenges of more t women who worked behind the scenes of wartime intelligence.

      - 12 Jun: Women's Armed Services Integration Act of authorized regular Women Marine officers, 10 warrant officers, and 1, enlisted in a gradual build-up over a two year period with regular candidates coming from Reserve Women Marines on active duty or those with prior service not on active duty. (MC Res Hist, pp. ). Women in the U.S. Armed Forces. American women have played an integral role in our nations' defense since its inception. Beginning with early intelligence gathering operations and espionage to serving in combat on the battlefields in Iraq and Afghanistan, or nations women have always answered the call to serve.

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