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Women Marines rigging parachutes, circa 1943 | by Archives Branch, USMC History Division
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Women Marines rigging parachutes, circa 1943

From left to right: Private Marion I. Chadwick, Private Jessie O. Young, and Private Marjorie N. Barrett. These Women Marines are learning how to rig parachutes at the training school at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.

 

From the Marine Corps Women's Reserve Collection (COLL/981) at the Marine Corps Archives & Special Collections.

 

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Taken circa 1943