By now we all know that breastfeeding is completely natural, healthy and normal way for women to feed their babies, and we can’t assume that just because a woman goes back to work that she stops feeding her child.
Photographer and former Air Service member Tara Ruby decided that she wanted to take this picture of 10 service women breastfeeding their children while in uniform after hearing about a new nursing room at Fort Bliss Army Base in El Paso, Texas. Tara posted the now viral picture to her Facebook page writing ‘Today I believe we made history, she wrote on Facebook. “To my knowledge, a group photo to show support of active duty military mommies nursing their little’s has never been done. It is so nice to see support for this here at Fort Bliss.”