Lotta with Horse (the Finnish Army relied on thousands of horses for transport, these tied up a great number of personnel, by 1939 most of whom were Lottas)

Lotta Svärd Yhdistys - Lotta with Horse (the Finnish Army relied on thousands of horses for transport, these tied up a great number of personnel, by 1939 most of whom were Lottas) Finland

Lotta field kitchen

Lotta Svärd Yhdistys - Lotta Field Kitchen in operation – this unit is from Oulo

Small-Lottas - 1930

Lotta Svärd was the most important organisation for women in Finnish history and the worlds largest women’s paramilitary national defence force

Young Finnish girls of the Lotta Svärd voluntary auxiliary paramilitary organization for women and girls practice first-aid techniques during the ongoing Finnish-Soviet Continuation War. During the war, the organization mobilized to replace men conscripted into the army. It served in hospitals, at air raid warning positions, and other auxiliary tasks in close cooperation with the army. By 1944, the Lotta Svärd organization was the world’s largest unarmed female voluntary defense organization…

Young Finnish girls of the Lotta Svärd voluntary auxiliary paramilitary organization for women and girls practice first-aid techniques during the ongoing Finnish-Soviet Continuation War.

Military, War, Krieg, Finland, Germany

Volunteers from Lotta svärd organisation taking care about sick horse, Finland, ww2

Volunteers from Lotta svärd organisation taking care about sick horse, Finland, For Ben

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