A Woman's War

Pictures which illustrate a woman's work on the Home Front in Britain in World War II
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Learning in the New Year: Women in Farming Whole Farm Management Course « For the Sake of the Land                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Learning in the New Year: Women in Farming Whole Farm Management Course

Bristol at War - Women's Land Army, Somerset 1942                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Bristol at War - Women's Land Army, Somerset 1942 More

Ros And Thomas Donaldson aged 4 and 6, riding on mudguards while their mother, Frances Donaldson, ploughs a field, driving a Fordson Tractor. ?Health and sahety!!

Ros And Thomas Donaldson aged 4 and riding on mudguards while their mother, Frances Donaldson, ploughs a field, driving a Fordson Tractor.Health and sahety!

Popeye and Olive Oil 1940 - children's programs

Popeye and Olive Oil 1940 - children's programs

small boy on a bike: Thomas Donaldson 1941, aged 5 in WWII

small boy on a bike: Thomas Donaldson aged 5 in WWII

Milking cows with Alfalaval machinery. Frances Donaldson with a landgirl

Frances Donaldson, a perfectionist, could not stand the slap dash approach of the farm workers. She set out to learn milking before improving standards.

Cover of the book of Frances Donaldson's War Letters - A Woman's War

Frances Donaldson’s war letters in - vivid, entertaining

Frances Donaldson riding her daughter's pony on her farm in Warwickshire in WW2.

Frances Donaldson riding her daughter's pony on her farm in Warwickshire in

Land girl writing up the milk records each day on Gypsy Hall Farm inWarwickshire, home of Frances Donaldson

Frances Donaldson’s war letters in - vivid, entertaining

Marjorie Shenton who came as a land girl from Birmingham to Gypsy Hall Farm in 1942. WW2

Marjorie Shenton who came as a land girl from Birmingham to Gypsy Hall Farm in

Landgirls hoeing potatoes in WWII at Gypsy Hall Farm, home of Frances Donaldson of A Woman's War (@WomansWar1)

Landgirls hoeing potatoes in WWII at Gypsy Hall Farm, home of Frances Donaldson of A Woman's War (

The best way to get around in wartime in a country village was by pony and trap. Going to school from Gypsy Hall farm in Warwickshire.

The best way to get around in wartime in a country village was by pony and trap. Going to school from Gypsy Hall farm in Warwickshire.

Playing in the hay with dogs. A perfect childhood on a farm in WWII

Playing in the hay with dogs. A perfect childhood on a farm in WWII

Picture of Rose Donaldson aged 8, drawn in 1946 by Denis Healey at Gypsy Hall Farm

Picture of Rose Donaldson aged drawn in 1946 by Denis Healey at Gypsy Hall Farm

Cover of book A Woman's War - the accountof Frances Donaldson's work on the Home Froont in World War 2

Cover of book A Woman's War - the accountof Frances Donaldson's work on the Home Froont in World War 2

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