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For that position the preferred candidate had to meet the following criteria, to be and to have:. Women's Army Corps.
Throughout World War II women contributed to the war effort in various fields of endeavor. Photograph taken 1945.
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Standard USHC 8: The women, equivalent to yeomen, were trained to perform secretarial and clerical functions. The U. The intensive 12-week training course entailed eight-hour days of classroom study.
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And like their male counterparts, they had come of age during the Great Depression when jobs of almost any kind were few and very hard to get.