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Incredible photos reveal how Women in the US Marines were thrown into the thick of it in WWII

Daily Mail Logo Daily Mail | Slide 1 of 15: A historian has unearthed incredible photos of the Women Marines performing many tasks during WWII that would make their male counterparts blanch — brawling in a makeshift boxing ring aboard a boat, mending planes, firing machines guns, loading bombs and the very first group of women to answer the call to arms in 1943. Scroll through for the images...

A historian has unearthed incredible photos of the Women Marines performing many tasks during WWII that would make their male counterparts blanch — brawling in a makeshift boxing ring aboard a boat, mending planes, firing machines guns, loading bombs and the very first group of women to answer the call to arms in 1943. Scroll through for the images...

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