For over 3,000 years in a large number of cultures and nations, women have
played many roles in the military, from ancient warrior women, to the women ...
The United States Army honors female Soldiers who have proudly served in
honor of defending America's freedom.
Highlights in the History of Military Women. American Revolution (1775-1783):
Women serve on the battlefield as nurses, water bearers, cooks, laundresses and
Time Line: Women in the U.S. Military. 1775–1783. During the Revolutionary War
, women follow their husbands to war out of necessity. Many serve in military ...
From Continental Army Soldier Deborah Samson to the first female Army ... When
they were accepted into the military, women were given auxiliary roles. As the ...
Mar 1, 2015 ... Women enter U.S. military academies as students for the first time; 119 women
entered West Point, 81 entered the U.S. Naval Academy, and ...
The history of women who served in or with the US military during World War II is
a complex story of policy development, cultural expectations, social norms, race ...
Sep 8, 2015 ... That decision is part of a series of efforts that will expand where and how women
serve in the U.S. armed forces. On Jan. 1, 2016, with the ...
Jul 14, 2016 ... Women have served in military conflicts since the American Revolution, but
World War II was the first time that women served in the United ...
Feb 24, 2016 ... India has announced that women will be allowed to occupy combat roles in all
sections of its army, navy and air force, indicating a radical move ...