World War II on the home front

By Brittney Kristjansson

Women on the home front during World War II

  • Many women started to participate in the workforce
  • Started to replace men in work places
  • Women mostly worked in noncombat military roles

With men at war women step in!

  • Women started to take charge of most of the work
  • Rosie the Riviter was a big influence for women to join the work forc

Ads influencing women to join the work force

African Americans on the home front during World War II

  • Many migrated to cities in search of jobs in war plants
  • With the war going on African Americans campaigned for the victory in the war
  • Also campaigned for equality at home

African Americans at home on the front!