Naval History and Heritage Command

National Museum of the U.S. Navy

World War I: Women In The U.S. Navy

This section houses imagery of the women who served during World War I as Yeoman (F), or Yeomanettes, Navy Nurses, and with the U.S. Marines as Marine Reservists (F).

Other Resources:

NMUSN Women in the U.S. Navy Pamphlet

NHHC Women in the U.S. Navy Focus

Image:   NH 53174:   Yeomen (F) at the Portsmouth Navy Yard, Kittery, Maine, May 1919.  U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command.