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Women pilots of World War II

Author: L L Owens
Publisher: Minneapolis : Lerner Publications, [2019]
Series: Heroes of World War II (Lerner Publishing Group, Inc.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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World War II marked the first time women pilots were trained to fly military planes in the United States. Although most were not allowed to fly combat missions, they provided great service to the Allied forces. Learn about the brave women in the United States, Great Britain, and the Soviet Union who trained, flew, and fought for the Allies, blazing a path for women in the military.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Owens, L.L.
Women pilots of World War II.
Minneapolis : Lerner Publications, 2018
(DLC) 2017050382
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: L L Owens
ISBN: 9781541521537 1541521536
OCLC Number: 1007494760
Target Audience: Grades 4-6.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Fly girls report for duty --
Women pilots on the rise --
The birth of the WASP --
Training days --
The job at hand --
A lasting legacy.
Series Title: Heroes of World War II (Lerner Publishing Group, Inc.)
Responsibility: Lisa L. Owens.

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World War II marked the first time women pilots were trained to fly military planes in the United States. Although most were not allowed to fly combat missions, they provided great service to the Allied forces. Learn about the brave women in the United States, Great Britain, and the Soviet Union who trained, flew, and fought for the Allies, blazing a path for women in the military.

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