Template:Did you know nominations/Donna Tobias
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- ... that in 1975, Donna Tobias became the United States Navy's first female deep sea diver? Year of the Military Diver "In 1975 Tobias became the first woman to graduate from the Navy Deep Sea Diving School."
- ALT1:... that Donna Tobias required permission from The Pentagon to become a United States Navy diver? Donna Tobias Bravely Swam Against The Tide "women were not allowed on sea duty and that she had to get a special Pentagon waiver before being assigned to training in Norfolk."
- ALT2:... that in 2018, the Naval Submarine Base New London unveiled a dive locker named after the first female United States Navy deep sea diver Donna Tobias? SUBASE unveils new dive locker name for first female diver
Great article, interesting hook, good to go as soon as the QPQ is completed. Minor note: the linked source doesn't give the year as 1975, but other sources such as this confirm the DYK fact. Philepitta (talk) 03:16, 27 November 2019 (UTC)
- Philepitta, what do you mean? The source explicitly states "In 1975 Tobias became the first woman to graduate from the Navy Deep Sea Diving School." QPQ done. HickoryOughtShirt?4 (talk) 07:26, 1 December 2019 (UTC)