A recent post over on the Genealogy Insider blog titled Inspiration behind WWII Rosie the Riveter "We Can Do It!" Poster Dies, struck a chord today. The original inspiration behind the Rosie the Riveter posters passed away last Sunday.
Grandma Leola Crapser was one of many "Rosies" who worked in the factories during World War II. She worked at the Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Factory in California between 1942 and 1945.