In this captivating episode of the American Grit podcast, join host Tim Jensen as he delves into the remarkable journey of Mae Krier. Through the lens of Mai Krier, we witness the strength and resilience that defined an entire generation. Her stories serve as a powerful reminder that millions of women played a vital role in shaping the United States during World War II.
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Rosie the Riveter
“Rosie the Riveter” was the star of a campaign aimed at recruiting female workers for defense industries during World War II, and she became perhaps the most iconic image of working women. American women entered the workforce in unprecedented numbers during the war, as widespread male enlistment left gaping holes in the industrial labor force. The women of that generation proved to be dedicated to their country through their perseverance and support during the war. Mae Krier, a Pennsylvania native answered her nation's call during World War II and was instrumental in creating a movement that inspired the nation. She has helped create national recognition for all the rosiers.