Vintage Saturday: Femme Fatale

Women of the Red Army with a DP28 LMG
Women in combat? Preposterous!

Leningrad, 1942, with a DP28 light machine gun. Women served the Red Army in substantial numbers as pilots, snipers, and machine gunners. In light of the controversy over US women moving into combat roles, this seems like it might be a relevant part of the conversation.