Victory Boys and Victory Girls of World War 1

 

During times of national crisis, youth organizations have always been at the forefront, answering the called for service.

World War I 1914-1918 for the first time brought forth programs aimed at getting kids involved with helping a nation at war. Many of these programs worked through the school systems.

Victory Girls and Boys collected pennies, nickels and dimes for the war effort.

 

Victory Girls

Government Poster

1918 Campaign Button

Government Poster

1919 Campaign Button

Government Poster

1918 Certificate of Enrollment

Victory Boys