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AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

S30: The Women of Avenger Fields

  • Aired: 10/17/2017
  • 01:17
  • Rating: NR
At the height of WWII, American male pilots were sent into combat duty, creating a severe shortage of pilots at home. Between 1942 and 1944, more than a thousand women left homes and jobs to become the first females in history to fly for the United States Military.
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