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Women's contribution to the WW2 war effort
The Hadfield Spears unit was a medical and surgical unit, managed by women in the Second World War. The unit brought together many people from different backgrounds. Although it was the women drivers of the unit who caused controversy. The unit lived in the same conditions as men did and had the same rations.
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