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The Bren Gun Girl series follows Miss Foster home, to get ready for a night out. Flickr has a photostream of the women who assembled the guns.

Veronica Foster, an employee of John Inglis Co. Ltd. known as "The

Veronica (Ronnie) Foster, employee of the John Inglis Co, and known as

Veronica Foster, an employee of John Inglis Co. Ltd. known as "The

... Veronica Foster, known as “The Bren Gun Girl,” preparing to go to

Veronica Foster, an employee of John Inglis Co. Ltd. known as "The

... Veronica Foster, known as “The Bren Gun Girl,” having a beer with

Veronica Foster, an employee of John Inglis Co. Ltd. and known as "Ronnie, the Bren Gun Girl" posing with a finished Bren gun in the John Inglis Co…

'Chinese General P. Kiang and June Pattison, Miss Inglis, posing with Bren gun outside plant at 100,000th Bren gun ceremony, John Inglis Co. Ltd - August 20 ...

Bren gun plant, Veronica Foster inspects a lathe at the John Inglis & Co. Bren gun plant,

Veronica Foster, an employee of John Inglis Co. Ltd. known as "The

Source: Preserved Stories Ronnie Bren Gun Girl

... for wearing her head scarf to work at the John Inglis Co. Bren gun plant,” unknown photographer, May 1941, Toronto, LAC, NFB, Still Photography Division ...

They employed hundreds of women on the production line. 'Visit of Chinese officials to John Inglis Co. Ltd. - February 27, 1942.

Possibly Colonel Bartholomew Gugy - View on Flickr

Mrs. Jack Wright

Veronica Foster, an employee of John Inglis Co. Ltd. and known as “Ronnie, the Bren Gun Girl”.

Bren Gun Girl

Rosie the Riveter, the American girl with the red kerchief and the bulging biceps, is an iconic image. But Canada led the way with our own glamourpuss: ...

Worker welding a Bren magazine at Inglis

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Bombshells and Bomb Girls

Here's an Australian poster showing the factory worker in overalls and the ubiquitous kerchief (designed to keep flowing locks out of the machinery).

He based his “We Can Do It!” poster on a photograph of Michigan factory worker Geraldine Doyle. At the time of this poster's release, the name “Rosie” ...

then finally ended up as the lead singer in a big band by the name of the Mart Kenny Band.

Clearing Spaces V by the Broadbent Sisters.

A 1942 aircraft worker at the Vega Aircraft Corporation in Burbank, California. (David Bransby, Office of War Information)

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... John Inglis Co. plant. Palmer, Alfred T.,, photographer. Clerk in one of the stock rooms of North American Aviation, Inc., 1942 Oct.

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Veronica Foster, popularly known as “Ronnie, the Bren Gun Girl”, was a Canadian icon representing nearly one million Canadian women who worked in the ...

The Bren Gun Girl .

A 1942 aircraft worker at the Vega Aircraft Corporation in Burbank, California. (David Bransby, Office of War Information)

I posted alot of them here INGLIS FACTORY Photo Gallery by mrclark at pbase.com at my site as well pics of the remants of Inglis after I visited it a few ...

Female shipyard workers walking down a path returning to work after a 30-minute lunch break in the shipyard cafeteria ...

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John Inglis (trade unionist)

And here is Ronnie herself, one of 800 women who worked at the Inglis Factory in Toronto during the war, manufacturing light machine guns.

Gar Lunney, Governor General's Northern Tour. Three Inuit men with their Brownie cameras await the arrival of the Governor General, Vincent Massey, ...

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The Bren Gun Girl .

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Rosie's the Riveters, c. 1943.

Sir John Inglis, 2nd Baronet

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John Inglis (bishop)

(Incidentally, her daughter later said that Ronnie didn't smoke, but the photographer asked her to smoke because it made her look cool and sexy!)

Four pages from Rosemary Gilliat's diary, written at West Kootenay Orchard, British Columbia - View on Flickr

Rose Lip Balm

Thankful that the officer is uninjured after having fired on him, mistaking him for a retreating German soldier. August 23, 1944.

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16. A mother and child fleeing from a bombing, Helsinki, WW2, 1941.

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Veronica Foster, popularly known as "Ronnie, the Bren Gun Girl", was a Canadian icon representing nearly one million Canadian women who worked in the ...

Workman John Hawkins of Toronto checks the tags of Bren machine-guns at the John Inglis Co. plant in Toronto. Canada produced millions of arms for the ...

Transit cases, Inglis Brens, ceremony for ...

VE Day • 1945

LOOK OUT Lads - Its Matron with the cod liver oil again!

... Bren guns are packed into boxes on top of a truck at the John Inglis Co ...

Examining new arrivals, March 1952

The Air Transport Auxilliary (ATA) in England needed pilots, perfect for the young, experienced flyer. Sailing with fellow female pilot, Marion Orr, ...

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Report on Royal Commission on the Bren Machine Gun Contract (English, 1939)

The IRIS Group

Here's the link to the Flickr record for this photo.

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Charles Inglis (bishop)

The other posters showed Foster in more casual settings: playing baseball, dancing, doing her hair and socializing at dinner parties.

Kelly Baskin's work was purchased by Magnotta Winery and will be featured on an upcoming wine label. Supplied photo.

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February 4th: One photo from 1984 by Collations, from the Garden District, of an awful addition to a beautiful old house at 247-249 Dundas St E:

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Installation photo by Don Corman

Charles Inglis (Royal Navy officer, died 1791)

Musgrave Park Hospital, Belfast

Source: CBC.ca

The University Theatre opened in 1949 with Joan of Arc. This photo was taken in 1963, when Cleopatra, starring Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, ...

Woman factory worker files a machine part while piped music plays on loudspeakers, November 1943.

British Army photo. At right — a Gurkha with a Bren in Burma. Gurkah Brigade Association photo. At top — Veronica Foster ...

WIP: Bren Gun Girl by DecoEchoes on DeviantArt

Reading and Remembrance Project 2006

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Harper Rennick's workshop, Shawville, Quebec - View on Flickr

Maureen O'Hara

Ronnie the Bren Gun Girl

The British Army in France 1940 The driver of a Bren gun carrier of 51st Highland

#love #bren #violet #purplegirl #nicky 😎😊

Congratulations to Veronica Oakeshott for being selected as the Labour Candidate in Boleyn ward in East Ham for the by-election on 3 December 2015.