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Join the Department of Defense as it observes National Women's History Month and salutes the many contributions of American Women to our country.



A Proclamation by the President of the United States of America, March 1, 2000, Women's History Month


Women in the U.S. Armed Forces CD-ROM
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Memorial Tells Obscure Facts About Women's Military Service

Youthful Dream Fulfilled
Colonel Velma L. Richardson

Air Force News: Grace Peterson recalls her life as a woman in uniform

Nursing Old Wounds: Retired major recalls struggles as first black in regular Army Nurse Corps

Biography: Brigadier General B. Sue Dueitt, Army Deputy Chief of Public Affairs (IMA)

Biography: Major General (VT) Martha T. Rainville, Adjutant General State Public Affairs

Air Force Astronaut Encourages Women to Fly

WWII Woman Pilot Still Flying


The Women's Army Corps: A Commemoration of WWII Service

Center for Military History, WAAC - WAC, 1942 - 1944

Women in the U. S. Navy

U.S. Army Reserve: African-American and Women Reservists Make History Year-Round


Women In Military Service, The Women's Memorial

Defense Equal Opportunity Mangement Institute:
Women in the Military

White House Women's History Month web site

Women in Korea

What did you do Grandma in the War?

Women Come to the Front:
Journalists, Photographers, and Broadcasters During WWII


NASA- Women's History Month

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