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We're in the army now
Artist unknown, poster, 1940-1941

Using a contemporary popular song, this light-hearted propaganda message is aimed at women. Via a salvage campaign, Canadian housewives helped the war effort and found themselves on a more equal footing with women on active service or who were volunteers.

Canadian War Museum / 19890086-512