"They had a WAC station, didn't they? Or was it WAVES?'"
'My, they were a pretty bunch of girls!' (WAAC recruits in 1942)
Public Domain'My, they were a pretty bunch of girls!' (WAAC recruits in 1942) - Credit: U.S. Army

The Women's Army Corps (WAC) was the female branch of the United States Army.

It was founded in 1942 under the title Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC), which was changed to WAC in 1943.

Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service (WAVES), founded in 1942, was the name given to the female branch of the U.S. Navy.