Women at War - Why did a large number of women join the land army? Main page

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3a What are the Land Girls doing in this photograph?

3b What do you think Land Girls felt about this type of work?

3c This photograph appeared in the special news magazine for Land Girls - why do you think the Ministry of Agriculture did not use it as a poster to recruit for the Land Army?

Photograph showing Land Girls at work, 1944

PRO ref: MAF 59/22; Photograph showing Land Girls at work, 1944