Cora Ann Bowen (left), employed as a cowler, at work at Corpus Christi Naval Air Base. Eloise J. Ellis (right) is a senior supervisor in the Assembly and Repairs department. Photographed by Howard R. Hallem in August 1942.

Community Post: Women At Work During World War II

Women of WWII. - Corpus Christie, TX in August Wife of disabled World War I vet, Mrs. Cora Ann Bowen (left) works as a cowler at the Naval Air Base. Eloise J. Ellis is a senior supervisor in the Assembly & Repairs department

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oh the details are so nice on this. waxed canvas, rugged corduroy, the cross buckle collar. I could do without the text though

6th June 1944: US troops travel the English Channel on a barge en route to Normandy, France for the D-Day Invasion, World War II. An American flag flies behind them. (Photo by Anthony Potter Collection/Getty Images)

US troops travel the English Channel on a barge en route to Normandy, France for the D-Day Invasion, World War II. An American flag flies behind them. June 1944 (Photo by Anthony Potter Collection/Getty Images)

U.S. Army troops wade ashore during the D-Day Normandy landings on June 6, 1944.

Army troops wade ashore during the D-Day Normandy landings on June U. Army troops wade ashore during the D-Day Normandy landings on June

Lt. Col. Francis S. Gabreski, Leading Ace Of The 8Th Air Force. P-47 Pilot. England.

Lt. Col. Francis S. Gabreski, Leading Ace Of The 8Th Air Force. P-47 Pilot. England.

B-17 “Man O War II Horsepower Ltd.” of the 322nd Bomber Squadron, 91st Bomb Group. “Man O War II” flew numerous missions with the 91st for nine months before being lost in November 1944 in a mission over over Merseburg.

“Man O War II Horsepower Ltd.” of the Bomber Squadron, Bomb Group. “Man O War II” flew numerous missions with the for nine months before being lost in November 1944 in a mission over over Merseburg.

Folk Mountains

“Doc’s Boy” G. Armstrong flew 30 missions on a bomber called “Puss-n-Boots” with the Bomb Squadron. The winged Air Force insignia was a popular motif for painted flight jackets.

「2013.新入荷」 【TOYS McCOY】 トイズマッコイ AVIATOR KIT BAG 映画 「大脱走」 V. HILTS MODEL

「2013.新入荷」 【TOYS McCOY】 トイズマッコイ AVIATOR KIT BAG 映画 「大脱走」 V. HILTS MODEL

Tanker Jackets & M41 Jackets!

D-Day in Color, Photographs from the Normandy Invasion. 19 The Infantry Division of the United States Army (The 'Big Red One') in Dorset, United Kingdom on June 1944 before departing for Omaha Beach. (Photo by Galerie Bilderwelt/Getty Images)

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