The Battle of Leyte Gulf occurred between October It was the largest naval battle of the Second World War and it involved combined American and Australian naval and air forces against Japanese forces. It resulted in the crippling of the Japane
Madge Rutherford Minton was one of the first four women in the US to graduate from the Advanced Civilian Pilot Training Program. In she joined the newly organized Women’s Airforce Service Pilots (WASPs) and was trained to ferry Army aircraft.
secretsofradar: “ British plotting room, Women were an integral part of the British war effort, serving in significant numbers with the RAF as Women’s Auxilliary Air Force in radar operations. Women served with the RCAF as well, but as Canada.