During both World Wars, many civilian women took up jobs in agriculture, replacing those men who went to war. The women who worked for the Women's Land Army (WLA) were commonly known as Land Girls. In forestry, Women's Timber Corps were known as Lumber Jills. At the height of the First World War the Land Army had a full-time membership of 23,000 members. The number exceeded 80,000 during the Second World War.

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Google Image Result for http://www.thelionspart.co.uk/liliesontheland/img/hoeing.jpg

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Kostium Army Girl. Strój dziewczyny z armii, która wprost z wojskowych koszarów wpadła na przyjęcie. Doskonałe przebranie na imprezę w stylu mundurowym.

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Click to enlarge funny vintage photograph of farm girls in overalls with a live chicken under each arm, hilarious old picture.

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us military women | Women of the US Army image - United States of America - Mod DB

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