Hear the Inspirational Tales of WWI Female Heroes at This Special Discussion
Learn all about the incredible role that the women of the U.S. Army Signal Corps played in World War I at this exclusive speaker series! Hosted by the World War I Museum and Memorial, Women at War: The Hello Girls will take audiences back in time and discover the historic contributions that this group made to the war effort.
Hundreds of women, fluent in multiple languages, served within the U.S. Army Signal Corps during World War I. Known as the “Hello Girls,” they played a pivotal role in wartime communication, and now you can hear their inspiring story! Presented by Elizabeth Cobbs, author of the fascinating book The Hello Girls: America’s First Women Soldiers, this discussion celebrates Women’s History Month, which coincides with the 100th anniversary of the overseas deployment of the Signal Corps Female Telephone Operators Unit. Make sure you don’t miss this captivating talk on the invaluable role these pioneering woman served and their legacy today. It’s happening on Thursday at the World War I Museum and Memorial, and promises to be a wonderful time!
At Avenue 80 Apartments in Overland Park, Kansas, it is clear that we have it all, but we still feel obliged to inform you of all the events our community has scheduled. Please feel free to join in all of the fun at this event!
Thursday, March 22, 2018—6:30 PM
Event Venue Location:
Leawood Stage Company,
2 Memorial Drive,
Kansas City, Missouri 64108