Our Great-Grandmothers of Cyber Security WW1

Our Great-Grandmothers of Cyber Security.

“Male recruits had proved largely inexpert in the work, Cobbs said. It took
a man an average of 60 seconds to connect a call, while it took a woman only 10. The difference could mean winning or losing a battle.”

Though she was on the front lines helping to lead Signal Corps switchboard operators, she was not designated a veteran until after her death.

 

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