Commentary: Rosie and Me

Staff Sgt. Alexandra M. Longfellow, 509th Bomb Wing Public Affairs photojournalist, displays a tattoo of “Rosie the Riveter” to showcase how she became who she is today. The history of “Rosie” shows that with dedication and effort, anyone can do anything. Many women opted to take on male-dominated trades to support their families while their husbands fought in World War II, an era in which they typically held positions as housewives. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Alexandra M. Longfellow/Released)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Alexandra M. LongfellowReleased
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