Stories

Uncover new stories from across the First World War Centenary Partnership of women who joined the workforce in diverse roles during the First World War. More stories will be added throughout February

Queen Marie of Romania – First World War nurse and diplomat

Women in medicine & nursing / Rest of the World

Queen Marie of Romania – First World War nurse and diplomat

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The Red Cross Nurse and the Lieutenant – The First World War love letters of a German Red Cross nurse to her sweetheart

Women in medicine & nursing / Germany

The Red Cross Nurse and the Lieutenant – The First World War love letters of a German Red Cross nurse to her sweetheart

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100 Banners

Women in public life / London

100 Banners

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Documenting Dissent

Women in industry / North West

Documenting Dissent

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Women civilians in the front line at sea

Women in public life / Rest of the World

Women civilians in the front line at sea

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WOMEN IN PUBLIC SERVICE: 16 STORIES OF REMARKABLE FIRST WORLD WAR WOMEN

Women in public life / Rest of the World

WOMEN IN PUBLIC SERVICE: 16 STORIES OF REMARKABLE FIRST WORLD WAR WOMEN

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Do you have a story to share?

If you have a WomensWork100 story to share, we want to hear from you. Get in touch with the First World War Centenary Partnership team: extranet1914@iwm.org.uk

Dr Kathleen Lynn

Women in uniformed service / Ireland

Dr Kathleen Lynn

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Violet Long and Florence Leach of the Queen Mary’s Army Auxiliary Corps

Women in uniformed service

Violet Long and Florence Leach of the Queen Mary’s Army Auxiliary Corps

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Work for women at Kent’s “Mystery Port”

Women in industry / South East

Work for women at Kent’s “Mystery Port”

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Beyond the Battlefields

Women on Home Fronts / Germany

Beyond the Battlefields

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