Women In The Army History

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Women In The Army History

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who were the first two women officers to achieve general officer rank in any military service?
    • A. 

      Colonel Patricia M. Mayfield

    • B. 

      Colonel Anna Mae Hays

    • C. 

      Colonel Elizabeth P. Hoisington

    • D. 

      Colonel Elizabeth J. Vance

  • 2. 
    Women have served in the United States Army since what year?
    • A. 

      1775

    • B. 

      1801

    • C. 

      1785

    • D. 

      1920

  • 3. 
    Who is the first female instructor at Fort Benning's Army Combatives School?
    • A. 

      There has not been one yet

    • B. 

      SGT Tara Douglas

    • C. 

      SSG Yoland Banks

    • D. 

      SPC Teddra Rodriguez

  • 4. 
    Today what percent  of the positions in the Army are open to women?
    • A. 

      70%

    • B. 

      All positions are open

    • C. 

      85%

    • D. 

      90%

  • 5. 
    Who became the first female four-star general in military history?
    • A. 

      Gen. Vivkie A. Dunwoody

    • B. 

      Gen. Ann E. Dunwoody

    • C. 

      Gen. Marie E. Dunwoody

    • D. 

      Gen. Jessie V. Dunwoody

  • 6. 
    Who was the first female commandant of the Drill Sergeant School at Fort Jackson, S.C.?
    • A. 

      Command Sgt. Maj. Nicole King

    • B. 

      Command Sgt. Maj. Teresa King

    • C. 

      Command Sgt. Maj. Samantha King

    • D. 

      Command Sgt. Maj. Regina King

  • 7. 
    Who became the first woman to earn the Silver Star Medal for exceptional valor since World War II?
    • A. 

      Sgt. Lee Ann Moss

    • B. 

      Sgt. Melissa Ray Rawls

    • C. 

      Sgt. Leigh Ann Hester

    • D. 

      Sgt. Mary Lynn Weise

  • 8. 
    What month is Women's History Month?
    • A. 

      March

    • B. 

      January

    • C. 

      April

    • D. 

      August

  • 9. 
    Who was the only woman to earn the Congressional Medal of Honor?
    • A. 

      Mary Edwards Walker

    • B. 

      Jane Allice Baker

    • C. 

      Charlotte Virginia Blaxton

    • D. 

      Annie Mae Jackson

  • 10. 
    Who was the first female to reach the rank of three-star general in the U.S. Army. ?
    • A. 

      LTG Francis K. Rice

    • B. 

      LTG Gloria F Smith

    • C. 

      LTG Rachael R. Richards

    • D. 

      LTG Claudia J. Kennedy

  • 11. 
    For the first time since its inception nine years ago,what female Soldier claimed the title of Soldier of the Year for 2010's Best Warrior Competition and also Soldier of the Year for 2010?
    • A. 

      Sgt. Sherri Gallagher

    • B. 

      Sgt. Carrie Gallagher

    • C. 

      Sgt. Marrie Gallagher

  • 12. 
    What is the name of the first mother-daughter team to graduate West Point Academy?
    • A. 

      Maj. Doris Day and Lt Corrie Day

    • B. 

      Maj. Carrie Overbee and Lt Sherrie Overbee

    • C. 

      Maj. Meg Kulungowski & Lt Megan Kulungowski

    • D. 

      Maj Elizabeth Hill and Lt Brianna Hill

  • 13. 
    Who assumed responsibility as the first woman provost marshal general of the Army and also took command of the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command?
    • A. 

      Brig. Gen. Colleen McGuire

    • B. 

      Brig. Gen. Brenda McGuire

    • C. 

      Brig. Gen. Rebecca McGuire

  • 14. 
    Who is the first woman general officer in the 230-year history of the U.S. Judge Advocates General Corps?
    • A. 

      Brig. Gen. Francis S Key

    • B. 

      Brig. Gen. Coral Won Pietsch

    • C. 

      Brig. Gen. Michelle Lee

    • D. 

      Brig. Gen. Miranda K Tristle

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