WOMEN SERVING THE MILITARY
The Sharon Rogers’ Band, an all-female orchestra and USO
Camp Shows unit organized in Chicago, played for
servicemen and women in the Pacific theater.


Credit:  Women’s Memorial Foundation
Letter of appreciation to Lois Heise, member of USO
Camp Shows Unit 687—the Sharon Rogers’ band, from
the 77th Infantry Division, 21 December 1945.


Credit: Women’s Memorial Foundation
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USO entertainer Marlene Dietrich
with WACs, France, 1944.


Credit: USO

USO entertainer Elizabeth M. Fisher aboard a P47D Thunderbolt “Fighter Bomber,” Italy, 1944.

Credit:  Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum

Ella Bradley performed with the first USO
troupe to tour the Pacific during the war.


Credit: Women’s Memorial Foundation

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The USO unit, “The Blues Busters,” Italy, December 1944

Credit:  Women’s Memorial Foundation

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