Voices of Valor
Women’s Memorial Foundation Releases 2008 Women’s History Month Kit
The Women’s Memorial Foundation is honored to present
its online Women’s History Month Kit in commemoration of this year’s
celebration. Our newly-released poster,
Voices of Valor, spotlights
five decorated servicewomen from each of the US Armed Forces who served
in the Global War on Terror. The poster features remarkable role models
youth—ordinary women who have stepped up to do extraordinary things.
To accompany this year’s poster, our kit contains a series of articles
(also available as downloadable PDFs) that shares the stories of service,
sacrifice and valor of the servicewomen featured on the poster. Each article
is illustrated with candid photographs of these American heroes during
their military service, and links within each story give you the opportunity
to view each woman’s Memorial Registration, as well as articles about
the military decoration each was awarded for her service in Iraq.
The kit also includes a Tribute
to Our Fallen Sisters
died while serving their country in the Global War on Terror; a
The Baghdad Diaries, featuring the personal e-mail correspondence
of a Marine Corps master gunnery sergeant; and a feature
about the Global War on Terror exhibit
on display at the Women’s Memorial.
As an added resource, we have included an article about the
and an online resource
, to help make this year’s
journey through military women’s history even more meaningful.
about these American heroes by clicking on
any servicewoman’s image below.
more about these American heroes using
the these links
Also in the 2008 Kit
Tribute to Our Fallen Sisters
Special Online Exhibit-The Baghdad Diaries
Global War on Terror Exhibit (pdf feature article)
Women’s History Month: How It All Began
Online Resource Guide