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The Royal British Legion provides lifelong support for the Armed Forces community - serving men and women, veterans, and their families

Explore our timeline to discover how the role of women in the Armed Forces has developed over the last 100 years, from the creation of the British Army's first all-female unit to the lifting of the ban on women in close combat roles.

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