What do you know about US women in war? A quiz.

A year after the Pentagon lifted the ban on women in combat, US women are still fighting to prove they can serve alongside their male counterparts. How much do you know about women’s contributions to US war efforts? Test your knowledge with this quiz.

2. During which war was legendary figure Molly Pitcher said to have delivered pitchers of water to men in battle?

According to legend, upon seeing her husband collapse at his cannon, Molly Pitcher dropped her pitcher of water and took his place for the remainder of the Battle of Monmouth, in Freehold, N.J.

According to legend, upon seeing her husband collapse at his cannon, Molly Pitcher dropped her pitcher of water and took his place for the remainder of the Battle of Monmouth, in Freehold, N.J.

According to legend, upon seeing her husband collapse at his cannon, Molly Pitcher dropped her pitcher of water and took his place for the remainder of the Battle of Monmouth, in Freehold, N.J.

According to legend, upon seeing her husband collapse at his cannon, Molly Pitcher dropped her pitcher of water and took his place for the remainder of the Battle of Monmouth, in Freehold, N.J.

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division

Revolutionary War

 

Spanish American War

 

Civil War

 

War of 1812

 
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