Women at War - What contribution did women workers make? Main page

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4a All of the women in this photograph, making guns in a factory, have their hair tied up. Why do you think they did that?

4b How many hours a week did these women work making guns? How many hours a week do people work today?

4c Do you think that these women were doing important work? If so, can you explain why it was important?

Ministry of Information photograph showing women at work

PRO ref: INF 2/8; Ministry of Information photograph showing women at work