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The Six Triple Eight: No Mail, Low Morale

Military Women's Memorial Memorial Ave & Schley Dr,, Arlington, VA

In February 1945, the U.S. Army sent 855 black women from the Women’s Army Corps (WACs) to England and France to clear the backlog of mail in the European Theater of Operations. The 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the SixTripleEight, was the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe during WWII. Confronted […]

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The Six Triple Eight: No Mail, Low Morale

Military Women's Memorial Memorial Ave & Schley Dr,, Arlington, VA

In February 1945, the U.S. Army sent 855 black women from the Women’s Army Corps (WACs) to England and France to clear the backlog of mail in the European Theater of Operations. The 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the SixTripleEight, was the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe during WWII. Confronted […]

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The Six Triple Eight: No Mail, Low Morale

Military Women's Memorial Memorial Ave & Schley Dr,, Arlington, VA

In February 1945, the U.S. Army sent 855 black women from the Women’s Army Corps (WACs) to England and France to clear the backlog of mail in the European Theater of Operations. The 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the SixTripleEight, was the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe during WWII. Confronted […]

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HERstory: Activity Cart

Military Women's Memorial Memorial Ave & Schley Dr,, Arlington, VA

Check out our Activity Cart. We have a number of different activities which change on a regular basis. In support of our newest exhibit, The Color of Freedom, join us for a scavenger hunt through the exhibit. The answers to the scavenger hunt may help you win playing BINGO!

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The Six Triple Eight: No Mail, Low Morale

Military Women's Memorial Memorial Ave & Schley Dr,, Arlington, VA

In February 1945, the U.S. Army sent 855 black women from the Women’s Army Corps (WACs) to England and France to clear the backlog of mail in the European Theater of Operations. The 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the SixTripleEight, was the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe during WWII. Confronted […]

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The Six Triple Eight: No Mail, Low Morale

Military Women's Memorial Memorial Ave & Schley Dr,, Arlington, VA

In February 1945, the U.S. Army sent 855 black women from the Women’s Army Corps (WACs) to England and France to clear the backlog of mail in the European Theater of Operations. The 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the SixTripleEight, was the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe during WWII. Confronted […]

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The Six Triple Eight: No Mail, Low Morale

Military Women's Memorial Memorial Ave & Schley Dr,, Arlington, VA

In February 1945, the U.S. Army sent 855 black women from the Women’s Army Corps (WACs) to England and France to clear the backlog of mail in the European Theater of Operations. The 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the SixTripleEight, was the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe during WWII. Confronted […]

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The Six Triple Eight: No Mail, Low Morale

Military Women's Memorial Memorial Ave & Schley Dr,, Arlington, VA

In February 1945, the U.S. Army sent 855 black women from the Women’s Army Corps (WACs) to England and France to clear the backlog of mail in the European Theater of Operations. The 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the SixTripleEight, was the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe during WWII. Confronted […]

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The Six Triple Eight: No Mail, Low Morale

Military Women's Memorial Memorial Ave & Schley Dr,, Arlington, VA

In February 1945, the U.S. Army sent 855 black women from the Women’s Army Corps (WACs) to England and France to clear the backlog of mail in the European Theater of Operations. The 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the SixTripleEight, was the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe during WWII. Confronted […]

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The Six Triple Eight: No Mail, Low Morale

Military Women's Memorial Memorial Ave & Schley Dr,, Arlington, VA

In February 1945, the U.S. Army sent 855 black women from the Women’s Army Corps (WACs) to England and France to clear the backlog of mail in the European Theater of Operations. The 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the SixTripleEight, was the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe during WWII. Confronted […]

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The Six Triple Eight: No Mail, Low Morale

Military Women's Memorial Memorial Ave & Schley Dr,, Arlington, VA

In February 1945, the U.S. Army sent 855 black women from the Women’s Army Corps (WACs) to England and France to clear the backlog of mail in the European Theater of Operations. The 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the SixTripleEight, was the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe during WWII. Confronted […]

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The Six Triple Eight: No Mail, Low Morale

Military Women's Memorial Memorial Ave & Schley Dr,, Arlington, VA

In February 1945, the U.S. Army sent 855 black women from the Women’s Army Corps (WACs) to England and France to clear the backlog of mail in the European Theater of Operations. The 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion, known as the SixTripleEight, was the only all-black female battalion to serve in Europe during WWII. Confronted […]