Category Archives: Women’s Army Corps (WAC)

What is the Women’s Army Corps (WAC)?

What are the WAC?

Aunt Marian spent almost 20 years in the Women’s Army Corps—from late 1944 to early 1964.

The WAC evolved across the years–and it was disbanded in 1978, when the male and female units of the army were integrated–, but this description of the WACs in a 1944 recruiting publication called 73 Questions and Answers About the WAC provides a nice description of the organization she joined.