During the First World War women volunteered for essential work in order to release men for service in the armed forces. Between 1914-1918, around two million women volunteers replaced men in employment.
Project: 6. Under a cloak of terror: violence and armed conflict in Europe.
Scope: Secondary Education, Higher Education
Resource type: Photo
Source: National Army Museum
Owner: Porto group (Modernalia)
Identifier: NAM. 1999-11-70-68
Copyright: Out of Copyright
Abstract: World War I