before world war ii women were mostly domestic servants
a housewife or a spinster.
The roles BEFORE World War II were being a housewife & during World War II women took over factories and other jobs. that's why women have jobs now. Before World War II they didn't work outside of the house.
Australian Women before World War 2 were mainly housewives. They cared for their children, cooked, and did most of the housework. If they were wealthy enough to hire a servant they were given more leisure time. In World war 2 some women became Nurses, helping the fighting men when wounded.
Before World War 2, women had the right to vote in a few countries such as Australia and New Zealand. That was the only rights give at that time as they were minimally involved in the political process.
During world war 2, since the men were away at war, the women had to do jobs that they wouldn't have even thought of doing before the war. They would have to do all the farming, and and look after the shops. They would basically do anything the men who were at war did before they went.
During world war 2, there were about 25 % to 30 % of women who worked outside the house at paying jobs. More married women, more mothers, and more minority women found jobs than had before the war.
Kept the huse clean and feed the men unless they were rich.
With the men fighting in the war, women took the jobs that men had been doing before the war.
women worked in factories to make weapons and war supplies. They filled the role that men had before the war.
Prior to World War II, women typically did not work. They stayed home and ran the household. Once the men left for the war, women started taking their places in industry.
See Rosie the Riveter/World War II Homefront National Historical Park.
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they were nurses, shop assistants, and became independent
go home and wait for there husband
Women that were in World War 2 did not fight in the war. The women did many of the other types of jobs such as being nurses and driving vehicles.
World War 2 affected the lives of women in the US by letting them to work in the factories where the men used to work. Before, they used to not be able to go near them.
What impact did World War 2 have on British women as mothers
With all of the men fighting the war, women basically took over the workforce during World War 2.
During World War 2, women were involved in war work and as members of the military.
Women became most independent after World War 1, taking on the "men's roles" but but became more independent again during WW2. Some main roles of women before WW2 are nurses, shop assistants and typists.
A lot of women took jobs in factories, making planes and other war materials. Most of the jobs that were occupied by men before the war were filled by women. This was the beginning of the "revolution" of women into the workforce.
Primarily, household management - there were exceptions, of course, but mostly women managed families and households.
More married women than ever before entered the paid workforce.