Fern Evans in West Coast Aircraft Plant

Identifier:
052258
Title:
Fern Evans in West Coast Aircraft Plant
Date:
1942/05
Description:
Fern Evan's husband, GM3e Woodrow W. Evans was killed aboard the U.S.S. West Virginia during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, leaving Fern to support herself and their 20 month old son. Subsequently, Mrs. Evans was employed at a West Coast aircraft plant. She's shown here working on a radio bracket for a bomber.
Subjects:
Bombers., Airplanes--Parts., U.S.S. West Virginia., and Women.
Corporate Names:
U.S.S. West Virginia.
Aquisition Source:
Library of Congress
Medium:
print
Projects:
USS West Virginia and West Virginia History OnView