Three women on the way from the factory where they work to church, where they will pray for their servicemen husbands, Battersea, London, June Original publication: Picture Post 1731 - Three Girls Go To Church To Pray For Their Husbands - Pub.
From December 1941 all women aged 18 to except those exempted, were required to do National Service. They could either join one the uniformed women's services,or seek work in a factory.The contribution made by the women factory workers must be among t
World War II-- British fighter aircraft are being produced in increasing numbers. Here are Spitfires in production, in a factory where women play an important part, and are employed in nearly all branches of construction.