Women in the Military


Guests:
Ethel Finley
*Former, Women Air Service Pilots (during World War II)

Rosemary Mariner
*Military Historian, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
*Retired, Captain, Navy Pilot

Liutenant Colonel Cameron Ritchie, M.D.
*Army Officer and Psychiatrist

Ender — :53:30 Segment (4:10)
Representative Heather Wilson
*Republican Congresswomen from New Mexico
*Former, Air Force Officer

Women have long served American men in battle— before they were allowed to join the armed services, they were nurses and suppliers. They also put their lives in danger serving in the USO and the Red Cross during both World Wars. Join Melinda Penkava for a look back at women's roles in the military, and a look forward.

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