Author of several Jane Austen re-imaginings and the Patrick Shea mystery series. Interests: WWI, WWII, Regency England, Irish HIstory and coal mining.
Rita Hayworth leads a conga line at the Stage Door Canteen during WWII
Rita Hayworth - WWII War Effort Rita Hayworth in 1942 campaigning for the recycling of scrap metal in WWII. A large part of the home front war effort in World War Two was saving scrap metal that could be recycled into weapons, ships & aircraft for the war. [ Source Rita Hayworth - WWII War Effort ]
Judy Garland arrives in Penn Station, New York City, on a tour singing at U.S.O. camps. Here she holds a U.S. marine doll, 7/2/43.
A boy offers his toy plane to an RAF man after a national request for scrap metal for the making of aircraft - 1940s, Great Britain.
World War 2 Poster (American)
Women At Work During World War II
Roy Takeno, editor, and group reading paper in front of office, Manzanar Internment camp for Japanese-American citizens,1943 - Ansel Adams