Training in marksmanship helps girls at Roosevelt High School in Los Angeles, Calif., develop into responsible women. Part of Victory Corps activities there, rifle practice encourages girls to be accurate in handling firearms.
October 1942. “High school Victory Corps. Learning the rudiments of advancing on an enemy will prove valuable to these boys if they are called to join their older brothers in the armed forces. This is part of the ‘commando’ training given in physical education courses at Flushing High School, Queens, New York.” Photo by William Perlitch for the Office of War Information. View full size.