British Women's Land Army,WWII

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~ Raleigh Vintage ~: Land Girls : The Uniform - Dig for Victory - WLA, Victory Crops and more - Women in Uniform

Breathtaking Color Photos Show What Life Was Like in Britain During the Second World War ~ vintage everyday Land Girls, Army Girls, Army Women, Life Is Like, What Is Life About, Second World, First World, Women's Land Army, Women In History

Breathtaking Color Photos Show What Life Was Like in Britain During the Second World War

When Britain went to war on 3 September 1939 there was none of the 'flag-waving patriotism' of August 1914. The British people were now resi...

Four members of the WLA (Women's Land Army), shearing sheep in London's Hyde Park, 15 May 1940 Uk History, Women In History, British History, World History, World War Ii, History Channel, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Old Pictures

London Pictures and Photos

View and license London pictures & news photos from Getty Images.

A truly beautiful photograph of four Land Girls at work. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Agra, Champs, Women's Land Army, Land Girls, Women In History, The Good Old Days

MAX HASTINGS: Women were brutalised by World War II but for millions it meant social and sexual freedom beyond their wildest dreams...

Despite the brutality of World War II millions of women felt fulfilled for the very first time in their lives.

Farmers have established kitchens on their farms in which food can be cooked on the spot for the workers. Pictured here are workers of the Womens Land Army (Land Girls) with a Spaniel dog during a lunch-time break on a farm in Sevenoaks, Kent ~ Women In History, British History, Women's Land Army, Spaniel Dog, Springer Spaniel, Spaniels, Land Girls, Vintage Pictures, Fotografia

Workers of the Women's Land Army (Land Girls) with a spaniel during a lunch break on a farm in Sevenoaks, Kent - UK - 1942

We take a look at The Land Girls, unsung heroes of World War Two, as this year marks the 75 anniversary of the D-Day Landings. Women In History, British History, Yorkshire, Dig For Victory, Women's Land Army, D Day Landings, Land Girls, Army Girls, History Magazine

BATTLE OF THE LAND: THE WORK OF THE WOMEN'S LAND ARMY ON THE BRITISH HOME FRONT, 1942

D 8815. Three members of the Women's Land Army do the 'Silo-Step' as part of their training at the Northampton Institute of Agriculture. The silo is filled with layers of hay and molasses and then the Land Girls stamp around on it until it is reduced to one compact mass

1944 ~ The Women's Land Army played a fundamental role in Britain during World War II. The Women's Land Army helped to provide Britain with food at a time when U-boats were destroying many merchant ships bringing supplies to Britain from America. Women In History, British History, Life Is Like, What Is Life About, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Land Girls, Army Girls, Military Women

Breathtaking Color Photos Show What Life Was Like in Britain During the Second World War

When Britain went to war on 3 September 1939 there was none of the 'flag-waving patriotism' of August 1914. The British people were now resi...

Working with live stock was one of the many areas the land girls helped with during the war

World War II Today | Follow the War as it happened

Follow the War as it happened …

Joan Fiske, in her Land Girl uniform, served from April 1942 to June 1945 ~

The Voice of Tucson

Tucson Citizen - The Voice of Tucson

A 'land girl' planting potatoes at London Transport gardens in Brockley Hill

A 'land girl' planting potatoes at London Transport gardens in Brockley Hill - photograph

Land girls thinning turnips on a farm near Kendal in the Lake District ~ I couldn't see any American women doing this today. Sad everyone is so spoiled these days. Farm Photography, People Photography, Farmer Painting, Women's Land Army, Female Farmer, Land Girls, Brave Women, Female Hero, Women In History

THE WOMEN'S LAND ARMY DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR

HU 63799. Land girls thinning turnips on a farm near Kendal in the Lake District.

"The Land Army Hat - How to Wear It." Also lists items received by each new recruit.

The dos and don'ts of wearing a Land Army hat.

Second World War, 4 Land Army girls - Manor Farm (Baker’s Farm), Folkingham - Museum of Lincolnshire Life