The purpose of the WAFS was to deliver planes from the factory to military bases. the WAFS and WFTD (Women’s Flying Trainin.
WASP Videos Resource: Women Airforce Service Pilots - Remembered By Those who Knew Them
Flight nurses of the Medical Air Evacuation Transport Squadron show off the holes in their shoes. Their plane went down in Nazi-occupied Albania on November and they were rescued and returned to Italy on January 1944 ~
People's War - A Few Memories: Army Nursing
Mary Webb Nicholson, World War II Vet Nicholson family photo
Jewish children being forced to give German soldiers a Nazi salute.
Mary Ellis, a woman pilot who was responsible for flying and delivering some of the most iconic and vital aircraft in
WASPs flew approximately 60 million miles and suffered 38 fatalities, or 1 to about hours of flying.
Flight Nurses and enlisted technicians of the Medical Air Evacuation Squadron, stand in formation after receiving the Air Medal during a ceremony at Ledo, Assam, India.
03 Apr 24 year old aviator Evelyn Sharp, one of the original Women's Auxiliary Ferrying Squadron (WAFS) pilots, is killed in Pennsylvania in the crash of a twin engine Lightning. At the time of her death she was a squadron commander, only three f
28 Badass Historic Pictures Of Women During WWII
Pilots of the Transport Auxiliary Service hustle to their planes during a training drill in 1940
WASP crew: Pilot Joanna Trebtoske and Copilot Marjorie Logan at Romulus Army Air Field, Mich. Air Force photo) On Feb. the WASP “Santiago Blue” uniform was first used.
FlyGirls the Series; We Served Too - The Story of the Women's Airforce Service Pilots of World War II
Newly liberated Army nurses pose before boarding a flight to the U. They were the "Bataan Angels" of
Lorraine Rodgers of Alexandria, VA, is one of just women pilots to earn wings as Women Airforce Service Pilots in World War II. Image Courtesy of Lorraine Rodgers.
Amy Johnson CBE was the first female pilot to fly alone from Britain to Australia. During WWll she flew as part of the Air Transport Auxiliary and subsequently died during a ferry flight.