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Connections and Conversations, Women in Uniform: Yeomen (F) and WASPS

Presented by National Park Service: U.S. Department of the Interior at Charlestown Navy Yard Visitor Center, Charlestown MA

Apr 14 2021
Connections and Conversations, Women in Uniform: Yeomen (F) and WASPS

Women have always been a crucial part of our nation’s war efforts. Discover the trail blazing women who served as Yeomen (F) and WASPs.

Connections and Conversations, Women in Uniform: Yeomen (F) and WASPS

Presenters: Linc Hallowell, Gateway National Recreation Area and Jane Sciacca, Independent Scholar

Join the National Parks of Boston and Gateway NRA for Connections and Conversations.

Throughout our history, women have always been a crucial part of our nation's war efforts. During both World Wars women enlisted, served in uniform, and blazed a trail for other women to follow.

During World War I over 1,000 yeomen (F) worked

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ADMISSION INFO

Free Admission.  No Ticket required.

Contact: 617-242-5601

Email: bost_rangers@nps.gov

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Explore local history from home and away.  Compare stories across time, distance, and perspective.  Exchange ideas and ask questions of park rangers and public historians.

Each program will include two presentations, followed by ample time for questions and answers with both presenters. Connections and Conversations will take place the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm (eastern time) live via WebEx.

LOCATION

Charlestown Navy Yard Visitor Center

Pier 1, Charlestown, MA 02129

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

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