Photograph of women working on a farm.

Women also joined the Women’s Land Army, like those pictured here in the St Just in Penwith area. This was set up in 1917 so to address the shortage of male farm workers due to conscription. (AD2150/1/48)

Yth omjunya benenes keffrys Tirlu an Benenes, kepar ha’n re skeusennys omma y’n ranndir Pluwust. Fondys veu hemma yn 1917 rag dyghtya fowt a oberoryon bargen tir awos omrolyans konstrinus. (AD2150/1/48)