During both the Great and the Second World War women were the back bone of British survival. Taking over the farms, and woods to ensure supplies continued whilst the men were away.
To date there is no tribute to the work the Land Girls achieved and the Staffordshire Women’s Food and Farming Union have produced a website to collect donations to have a memorial designed, manufactured and installed at the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire, with a target date of October 2012.
If you can help them by giving a donation you will find details on their website:
They also have a facebook page:
Women’s Land Army Tribute
Please help create a tribute to the wonderful world the Land Girls achieved.