World War II. The Homefront. Military Mobilization. Americans joined together Industrial war machine Selective Service 16.5 million men become G.I.’s. Women in Service. Volunteers 216,000 WACS – Women’s Auxiliary Army Corps WAVES – Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service
Average age at enlistment was 22. Most were high school graduates.
38 WASP or trainees killed
Japanese Internment Camps
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