While trawling through the fascinating short documentaries on History.com, Cockpit USA came across this astonishing tale of Alberta Kenny. Born in 1919, the Montana native was an ambitious aviator, beginning her career in service as a secretary for the Navy then following her dreams to fly by joining WASP, the women's air force service pilot's program. Take a look at the video for a captivating glimpse at women in WWII.
History.com: Women In The Cockpit
This entry was posted on January 16, 2013.