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Your Duty Ashore...His Afloat - SPARS

Your Duty Ashore...His Afloat - SPARS

ID# 14016
Flaherty Jr. CPO, USCGR
C1944
10.5" x 14"
(27cm x 36cm)
Regular price €279,95 EUR
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During WWII, the need for American troops superceded the traditional draft conscripts. Congress passed special legislation to allow women to serve in four units: the Women's Army Corps (WAC), the Navy Women's Reserve (WAVES), the Marine Corps Women's Reserve, and the Coast Guard Women Reserves (SPARS).

This well-illustrated poster highlights a brave woman representing the SPARS, the Coast Guard's branch of female service. The program was groundbreaking and paved the way for women to serve in the military in peacetime.

This is an Original Vintage Poster; it is not a reproduction. This poster has been archivally backed onto linen and is in excellent condition. We guarantee the authenticity of all of our posters.

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