The female presence in the army has experienced steady growth.
These women are some of the thousands who are part of the Spanish Armed Forces where the woman entered following a royal decree approved in 1988.
Despite this late incorporation, women currently exceed 12% of the total workforce, placing the Spanish State among the first in the West as a percentage of military women.
These women are usually perfectly integrated. Men see their comrades as «one more soldier» who, on the other hand, is what they claim.