Michael Condrey has revealed on Twitter that players will be able to play as a female character in multiplayer in Call of Duty: WWII.
@indy8818 Yes, for sure!
— Michael Condrey (@MichaelCondrey) April 30, 2017
There was also mention that a female character would have some importance in the campaign mode.
Sledgehammer Games has not detailed how multiplayer customization will work as of now, but the MP reveal for the title is slated for E3, which takes place June 13-16 in Los Angeles, CA.