Woman at work

This girl in a glass house is putting finishing touches on the bombardier nose section of a B-17F navy bomber, Long Beach, Calif. She’s one of many capable women workers in the Douglas Aircraft Company plant. Better known as the “Flying Fortress,” the B-1

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Terwijl veel van de mannen in oktober 1942 aan het vechten waren in de Pacific, Afrika en Europa bouwde de vrouwen in de VS het wapentuig…