The WASPs flew for their country in World War II; now their supporters are hoping for a Rose Bowl float. Here’s a look at some of the women who served their country.
March 10, 2010 Anna Monkiewicz of the Women’s Airforce Service Pilots (WASPs) holds her cane during a medal ceremony held in the pilots’ honor at the Capitol in Washington. The Congressional Gold Medal was given to WASP members in recognition for their contributions during World War II as the first women to fly U.S. military planes. Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Buy Photo