On May 15, 1942, the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) was created. This photo from May 11, 1943 shows the first contingent of WAAC officers and enlisted women to arrive in Great Britain. They are greeted by the pipe band of the 7th BN. Scottish Home Guard, waiting on the dockside in Gourock, Scotland. U.S. Army Photo
Danse Moderne: March 1942. Washington, D.C. "Dancing class at an elementary school." Expert instruction in both the boogie and the woogie. Medium format nitrate negative by Marjory Collins for the Office of War Information. Click to view full size.