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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.

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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"Land Girls" is a period drama set on a farm in the English countryside during World War II.

"Land Girls" is a period drama set on a farm in the English countryside during World War II.

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A member of the Women's Land Army in uniform. Miss June Perry enrolled in the Women's Land Army 1943 to 1946-Photograph by Malby.

A member of the Women's Land Army in uniform. Miss June Perry enrolled in the Women's Land Army 1943 to 1946-Photograph by Malby.

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Corsetra Designs: Women's Land Army Breeches FREE PATTERN!

Corsetra Designs: Women's Land Army Breeches FREE PATTERN!

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Three members of the Womens Land Army do the Silo-Step as part of their training at the Northampton Institute of Agriculture. The silo is filled with layers of hay and molasses and then the Land Girls stamp around on it until it is reduced to one compact mass. The photograph is taken from inside the silo.

Three members of the Womens Land Army do the Silo-Step as part of their training at the Northampton Institute of Agriculture. The silo is filled with layers of hay and molasses and then the Land Girls stamp around on it until it is reduced to one compact mass. The photograph is taken from inside the silo.

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Land Girl In Southern England, 1944. British women headed to the fields during WWII in dungarees and buttoned-up shirts. We love how this Land Girl has cinched-in her waist with a belt. If only we looked this stylish when doing chores.

Land Girl In Southern England, 1944. British women headed to the fields during WWII in dungarees and buttoned-up shirts. We love how this Land Girl has cinched-in her waist with a belt. If only we looked this stylish when doing chores.

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Women and Fashions of the Early 20th Century - World War I Era - Clothing of 1914 - 1920

Women and Fashions of the Early 20th Century - World War I Era - Clothing of 1914 - 1920

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We Can Do It  Armed with volunteer spirit—and armloads of chickens—a trio from Britain’s Women’s Land Army did its part for the war effort in 1940: Fighting the food shortage at home while their men fought for freedom abroad.    Photograph from Hulton Archive/Getty Images, 1940

We Can Do It Armed with volunteer spirit—and armloads of chickens—a trio from Britain’s Women’s Land Army did its part for the war effort in 1940: Fighting the food shortage at home while their men fought for freedom abroad. Photograph from Hulton Archive/Getty Images, 1940

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The Women's Land Army (WLA): A group of happy Land Army girls in the back of an OHMS truck, Devon, England.

The Women's Land Army (WLA): A group of happy Land Army girls in the back of an OHMS truck, Devon, England.

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