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Women in the military

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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 ...

Women in the U.S. Army | The United States Army

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The United States Army honors female Soldiers who have proudly served in honor of defending America's freedom.

A History of Women in the U.S. Military - Infoplease

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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 ...

Time Line: Women in the U.S. Military

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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 ...

The Changing Role of Women in the Armed Forces - JStor

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The position of women in the armed forces-the epitome of a male- dominated establishment-offers a striking and limiting case of the changing role of women in  ...

See Women's Progress In the U.S. Military | TIME Labs

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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 ...

U.S. military opens combat positions to women - CNNPolitics.com

www.cnn.com/2015/12/03/politics/u-s-military-women-combat-positions/

Dec 3, 2015 ... Washington (CNN) All U.S. military combat positions are being opened up to women, Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Thursday.

Defense.gov Special Report: Women's History Month 2015

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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 ...

Women in the US Military - World War II

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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 ...

Most Impressive Women In The Military - Business Insider

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Jul 26, 2013 ... Less than a century ago, it was rare to see women in the military, and yet now women fight in combat, command airstrikes, pilot fighter jets, and ...

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All combat jobs open to women in the military - Military Times

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Dec 3, 2015 ... The Defense Department will lift all gender-based restrictions on military service starting in January, Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced ...

History of Military Women - Women In Military Service For America ...

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Highlights in the History of Military Women. American Revolution (1775-1783): Women serve on the battlefield as nurses, water bearers, cooks, laundresses and  ...

By the numbers: Women in the U.S. military - CNN.com

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Jan 24, 2013 ... A quick look at women in the U.S. military, according to Pentagon figures.