Homefront Propaganda in Germany and the U.S.A.: Women at Work
With men on the front lines, women filled in on the job, in factories or on farms. Both governments sent women the message that their work was essential for victory.
Woman Plowing, 1941
District Meeting of the N.S.D.A.P. [Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei, or National Socialist German Workers Party, the official name of the Nazi Party]
Bad Tölz, 23-25 May 1941
A woman works on the family farm while her husband fights at the front.
Women Sewing, 1943-1945
Sewing electrically heated flying suits with a smile -- so that our boys can make it HOT for the AXIS. Who said, "This is a man's war?" This is OUR war!