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Women munition workers location of events unknown - somewhere in britain, could be bradford, yorkshire great film of women war workers at phoenix munitions factory. Notes on the employment of women on munitions of war : with an appendix on training of munition of six hundred women-workers in textile factories.
950,000 worked in dangerous munitions factories, producing 80% of the uk's armaments british women took on jobs in munitions factories, drove ambulances. Add text, web link, video & audio hotspots on top of your image and 360 content.
Women went to work on both sides of the atlantic this picture, taken in england, shows women working in a munitions factory. During the second world war, women were called upon to aid in the war effort this film contains unique footage of women workers in a munitions factory during world. 600 women to work in irish munitions factories | the century ireland project is an online historical newspaper that tells the story of the events of irish life a.
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