From the archives: Women covering wartime
By CATHARINE GIORDANO | STARS AND STRIPES Published: March 11, 2013
Women have been serving in the military alongside men for centuries and the offices of Stars and Stripes are no different in that aspect. As early as 1944, Stars and Stripes employed female reporters. Claire Kerlee reported for the London edition, penning the man-on-the-street column Vox Popoff. She interviewed GIs, their young British brides as well as the female members of the Women’s Army Corps (WAC).