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32 Results

10 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).

DateGridClueAuthor
Sunday, January 5, 201473DW.W. II group (3)Alan DerKazarian
Thursday, November 18, 201067DW.W. II group (3)Peter Wentz
Sunday, August 16, 200935A"My best soldiers," according to Douglas MacArthurRandolph Ross
Tuesday, May 6, 20088D1954 war comedy "Francis Joins the ___"Gary J. Whitehead
Sunday, January 6, 200841AW.W. II noncombatantsLynn Lempel
Friday, December 9, 20057DW.W. II group (3)Sherry O. Blackard
Sunday, January 27, 200242DW.W. II serversPatrick Berry
Tuesday, March 30, 19991AArmed forces femalesRandy Sowell
Sunday, October 27, 199610ASome W.W. II service personnelN. N. Joline
Sunday, May 12, 199674DG.I. JanesR. Silvestri

22 results for WACS from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thursday, October 14, 199369AW.W. II servicewomenNancy JolineTaub
Saturday, September 4, 19931AWomen in uniformEli WesoffMaleska
Monday, August 31, 199210DServicewomenFred TooleMaleska
Monday, February 4, 199153DG.I. JanesFred TooleMaleska
Saturday, November 3, 199044DSome servicepeopleJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Friday, June 2, 198955DWomen soldiersMargaret W. HuskeyMaleska
Sunday, September 25, 198335DG.I. Janes of W.W. IIA. J. SantoraMaleska
Saturday, December 29, 19795DG.I. JanesA. J. SantoraMaleska
Thursday, July 19, 19791DWarriors in skirtsJohn ChervokasMaleska
Monday, November 27, 19781DWomen in the militarySchwarzbaumMaleska
Friday, August 4, 197810DServicewomenMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
Wednesday, July 25, 19731DArmy galsUnknownWeng
Thursday, March 2, 19729DArmy womenUnknownWeng
Monday, March 16, 197066AService womenUnknownWeng
Tuesday, October 4, 196632AServicewomen.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, December 24, 19641AArmy group.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 1, 196446AArmy group.UnknownFarrar
Thursday, March 21, 196330AArmy members.Jan and Mike DubinFarrar
Saturday, April 29, 19615ASpecialized military personnel.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 13, 196085AServicewomen.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Saturday, October 8, 196049AWomen in uniform.UnknownFarrar
Wednesday, January 27, 196010AService women: Colloq.UnknownFarrar