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East End Slum 1949. Scary to think that my Grandpa who grew up in London would have been the same age I am now when this photograph was taken...

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The Women’s Land Army were the unsung heroines of World War II. With so many men overseas, women were brought in to work on farms, producing the vital food supplies needed to keep wartime Britain going.

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electricsandbox.freeforums.org • View topic - <b>Horses</b> of WWI

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from MadameNoire

Be All You Can Be: Celebrities Who Have Served In The Military

Jimi Hendrix, (né Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970), musician, singer and songwriter.. After several brushes with the law enlisted in U.S. Army for two years in 1961 and assigned to 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, KY.

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from HubPages

Women of WW2-Land Girls

Poster urging women to join the 'Land Army' during World War Two.

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Examples of Propaganda from WW1 | WW1 Army Posters Page 5

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Arriving for an interview for Star & Stripes Army newspaper in January 1960.

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During both World Wars, many civilian women took up jobs in agriculture, replacing those men who went to war. The women who worked for the Women's Land Army (WLA) were commonly known as Land Girls. In forestry, Women's Timber Corps were known as Lumber Jills. At the height of the First World War the Land Army had a full-time membership of 23,000 members. The number exceeded 80,000 during the Second World War.

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from Mail Online

Prince Harry’s Army career ends today as he plans work in Africa

Prince Harry is leaving the Army today after a decade-long military career including two tours of Afghanistan - 19th June 2015

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from Marie Claire

1940s Fashion: The Decade Captured In 40 Incredible Pictures

1940s Fashion: The Decade Captured In 40 Incredible Pictures | Marie Claire

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