Throughout history, women have had an impact on the Navy and Marine Corps. At the outset, they served as dedicated wives, managing the household and raising children while their husbands served. As time went on, their roles grew. Here's a look at the progression of official responsibilities women have undertaken in the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps.
Nursing to Combat
The Ever Expanding Role of Women in the Navy
By MIDN 1/C Hannah Hirzel