Best Answer

The statue represents the US Military Nurses that served in the Vietnam War. The roles of women during the Vietnam War, were the same as portrayed during the Korean War (see films: MASH), WWII, and World War I.

User Avatar

Wiki User

15y ago
This answer is:
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What does the soldier in the Vietnam's women's memorial signify?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

What surrounds the Lincoln Memorial?

Vietnam veterans memorial, Vietnams womens memorial, district of Columbia war memorial

Who designed the Vietnam womens memorial?

See website: Vietnam Women's Memorial

Names of the three women nurses at the womens memorial?

Faith, Hope, and Charity

What is the name of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial?

The Vietnam Womens Memorial is one of the three parts that make up the Vietnam Veterans Memorial; it is a statue consisting of two nurses (most women in the Vietnam War were nurses, making these nurses a symbol) and an injured man in one of the nurse's arms.

Why was the womens memorial added to the rest of the Vietnam memorial?

Women's organizations wanted it there. There was a push to have a canine (war dogs) memorial placed there also, it's estimated that over 5,000 US military working dogs served in the Vietnam War. 73 US servicemen (dog handlers) and 43 US war dogs were killed in Vietnam.

Where are ther black walls with mens and womens names ingraved?

The Viet Vet Memorial Wall in Wash DC has over 58,000 Servicemens names on, plus 8 women nurses.

Why were ancient Greek ladies not allowed to be a soldier?

Womens rigths were a lot different, they would have been considered week and cowardly. They lived to serve the man in what ever way this may be.

Spelling of womens?


Which was emphasized in Islamic culture womens honesty womens purity womens wealth or a womens strength?

it is women's purity.....

Is una a mans or womens name?

it is a womens name

20% Off Womens, Womens Plus & Mens Styles

Who organized womens rights meetings and worked womens rights?

some one