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Posted By: Sandra in Sydney
27-Apr-14 - 07:49 PM
Thread Name: Banner Gibsons: women-built in WWII
Subject: RE: Banner Gibsons: women-built in WWII
thanks for the story, Becky

Banner Gibson Guitar Recording Session

In Australia one group of women war workers stayed on at the Newcastle Steelworks. During the war they stamped out parts for Owen submachine guns & other items, & continued working on the presses until at least the 60s when a friend encountered them. He included their story in a song cycle The Steelers