Monday, June 18, 2012

More Bren gun manufacturing at John Inglis Ltd.1941

Ethel Mitchell doing light welding on a Bren Gun magazine. Like other welders, she took a two-week high school course in welding torch technique before coming to work nine months ago. Note safety goggles and arm guard.
National Film Board of Canada. Still Photography Division [graphic material] (R1196-14-7-E)

1 comment:

Bruce D said...

The Gentleman that taught me how to weld years ago said ladies make the best welders. They have better dexterity than men.