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The Betty H. Carter Women Veterans Historical Project

WACs march along Champs-Elysees, 1945

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Object ID: WV0466.6.004

Description: A platoon of WACs march along the Avenue des Champs-Elysees during a parade in Paris in May 1945 celebrating the third anniversary of American women in service. The WACs are wearing dark olive drab service jackets and skirts. The Arc de Triomphe and a long parade of other female military units can be seen in the background.

Collection: Florence Beatrice O'Brien Broomfield Photographs

Rights: Agence Photographic A.B.C. Reproduction forbidden. It is responsibility of the user to follow the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). Materials are not to be reproduced in published works without written consent, and any use should credit Jackson Library, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.