Association seeking local 'Rosie the Riveters'

Published: Monday, April 1, 2013 5:30 a.m.CDT

The American Rosie the Riveter Association is trying to locate women in the DeKalb County area who worked on the home front during World War II.

Thousands of women worked as riveters, welders, electricians, inspectors and in several other capacities.The association is collecting stories from those women for its archives.

To participate, call 888-557-6743 or email americanrosietheriveter2@yahoo.com. The association also can be contacted at American Rosie the Riveter, P.O. Box 188, Kimberly, AL 35091.

– Daily Chronicle

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