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April 29, 1943

ImageThe special representative to the National War Labor Board issues a report, “Retroactive Date for Women’s Pay Adjustments,” setting forth provisions respecting wage rates for women working in war industries who were asking for equal pay. A directive issued by the board in September 1942 stated that “rates for women shall be set in accordance with the principle of equal pay for comparable quantity and quality of work on comparable operations.”

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4 thoughts on “April 29, 1943

  1. I am writing a guest post article for Judy, over at Greatest Generation Lessons, about women in WWII. Unless you have an objection, I plan on adding a link to this page within that article. Thank you.

  2. Pingback: UWUA E-News 04/29/2014 | Fighting Bob's Labor News

  3. Pingback: Women in WWII | Pacific Paratrooper

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