George Penn ©Stars and Stripes
Darmstadt, West Germany, August, 1951: Anna M. Rosenberg, assistant secretary of defense for manpower and personnel, wears an Air Force major general's raincoat to keep dry as she leaves a mess building during a visit to 1st Division headquarters. Following her are Lt. Gen. Manton S. Eddy of the 7th Army and Brig. Gen. Thomas S. Timberman of the 1st Division. At the time of her visit to bases in Europe, Rosenberg was the highest-ranking woman in the history of the U.S. military establishment.