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How did World War II affect the lives of American women? How did World War II affect the lives of American women?

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This is an great question and so many things can be stated. So, I will only list a few. First, perhaps most importantly many American women were left without husbands. This loss affected women greatly - family income abilities,...

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I know it was hard on my great-grandmother (she is still living). She was widowed with three young kids, around the ages of 6,4, and 2. I think one of the hardest parts for her was the fact that the war was only two weeks from ending when he was killed.