1943 Baltimore Workers Flash Mob

Check out this great photo of workers on the street corner waiting to be picked up during World War II.

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April 1943. "Baltimore, Maryland. Third shift workers waiting on a street corner to be picked up by car pools around midnight." Last seen at the lunch counter. Photo by Marjory Collins for the Office of War Information.
April 1943. “Baltimore, Maryland. Third shift workers waiting on a street corner to be picked up by car pools around midnight.” Last seen at the lunch counter. Photo by Marjory Collins for the Office of War Information.

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  • William Connery

    My dad (Charles Connery) was working at Bethlehem Steel (Sparrows Point) at that time. That year (1943) he was drafted and sent off to fight the Japanese. I still have his uniform jacket, cap and machete!