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Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby was the director of the WAAC/WAC during WW 2.

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Q: Who was the director of the WAAC and WAC in World War 2?
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What did the WAAC do in World War 2?

554 of the women's army auxiliary corps (WAAC) were promoted to women's army corps (WAC), they were the first women to go to war other than nurses

Who was director of the WAC during World War II?

Oveta Culp Hobby .

What was a WAC in World War 2?

WAC stands for Women`s Army Corps

Women's units of the army and navy during World War 2?

WAAC's (army) WAVES (navy)

What was the nickname of female soldiers in World War 2?

WAC stands for Women's Army Corps.

Abbreviation for a female soldier in World War 2?

In World War Two, a female soldier (as in the Army) was called a "WAC" ... Women's Army Corps Charles Wood

What were women in the US army during World War 2 called?

WAC (womens army corps)

What branches of the military did women serve in World War 2?

Women served in all three branches: the army (WAAC), the navy (WAVE) and the air force (WAAF). WAAC stood for Womens' Army Auxiliary Corps. Don't remember what the other two acronyms stood for.

What jobs did women have in world war 2?

Well when the war was going on women worked in the WAAC as nurses and radio operators. But some women worked on the ships, and helped in the making of the Atomic bomb.

What was the purpose of the WAC?

to provide clerical workers, truck drivers, instructors and lab technicians for the U.S Army for World War 2. They were a response to the call for the war.

How many women served from the US in world war 2?

During World War II, approximately 150,000 American women served in the Women's Army Corps. The WAC was established in 1942.

What was the minimum age for women to join the WAC in World War 2?

21 was minimum age to enlist. 45 was upper limit

What was the nickname for women in World War 2?

One of the nicknames for Women During WWII was "WAC"s, reffering to the Name "Womens Army Corp"

Was the director of the Office of War Mobilization in world war 2?

James F. Barnes

Did women play a big role in World War 2 and how many women stayed in the work force after the war had ended?

During World War II, over 216,000 women were drafted into the WAAC (the army branch for women) and the WAVEs(the navy branch for women). Women who were not a part of the army stayed and often took over their husbands jobs.

What did WAC's do in World War 2?

WACs were female reseve service personnel who helped do soldiers work so they could fight also WAVEs

What were African Americans who worked in noncombat position during war called?


Why did women fought in the Vietnam war?

Women in the US, "Volunteered" for the US military and often volunteered for duty in Vietnam. US women in the US Army served in the Women's Army Corps (WAC's) during WWII, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War. The WAC's were disbanded in 1975, when the new all volunteer army and equal opportunity policies took effect. US Army WAC's performed support functions (medical, administrative, etc.) during WWII, Korea, and the Vietnam War.

What did women wear during World War 2 instead of silk stockings?

Material called cotton lisle. British WAAF's and American WAC's wore them as part of their uniforms, as well.

What is the name of the man who was the director of Germany during world war 2?


Who was the director of the food administration during World War 1?

Herbert Hoover

What was the WAC?

women's army corps. they did men's jobs so that the men could go to war

Is it true African Americans who worked in noncombat positions during the war were called WAC's?

no not true

What was the job of a WAC during World War 2?

The creation of the Womans Army Corps was to free up male soldiers doing jobs like being a clerk so they could pick up arms and go fight. The WAC duties expanded into transportation, communications, light weapons repair, quartermaster, and many other tasks.

How did Americans prepare for war 1941-1942?

-Industries geared up for wartime production -Creation of WAAC - Employment of woman in the war industry - Establishment of OPA and WPB (War Production Board)