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  • Item description: Petty
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    • Oral History interview with Shelley Witzke Kirk

    • 2016-02-07
    • Primarily documents the life of Shelley Witzke Kirk and her service with the United States Navy.
      Kirk recalls surviving six weeks of ""initiation"" after her promotion to Chief Petty Officer, the satisfaction she felt when she was finally pinned...
    • WV0604 Shelley Witzke Kirk Oral History
    • Oral history interview with Anna Jean Coomes Woods, 1999

    • 1999-01-21
    • Primarily documents Anna Jean Coomes Woods' experiences in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from 1943 to 1946, including basic training in New York and her duty stations in Washington, D.C., and Maryland. Also...
    • WV0019 Anna Jean Coomes Woods Papers
    • [Photograph of Jacqueline Edmunds]

    • Undated
    • This photograph shows Jacqueline Edmunds receiving a plaque for her promotion to chief petty officer for her work in the U.S. Navy. She and the other service members are seen wearing their service khaki uniforms.
    • WV0541 Jacqueline Marion Edmunds Oral History
    • Oral history interview with Patricia L. Childers, 2002

    • 2002-08-10
    • Primarily documents Patricia L. Childers' career in the U.S. Navy from 1972 to 1996.

      Childers discusses her reasons for joining the navy, the influence the Vietnam War and her family's service history had on her decision, and the Delayed...
    • WV0256 Patricia L. Childers Papers
    • United States Navy [1961]

    • 1961
    • This poster depicts the uniforms of the men and women of the United States Navy in 1961. Examples include Second Class Petty Officer, Yeoman; Lieutenant Commander, Navy Nurse Corps; Third Class Petty Officer, Hospital Corpsman; Captain, Naval...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • [Group of WAVES members with WAVES officers and male chief petty officer, 1943]

    • 1943
    • Group of WAVES members attired in service dress blue "B" uniforms, along with three female officers with the cap insignia of the Navy Nurse Corps and one male officer attired in service dress khaki or white with the cap insignia for a Navy Chief...
    • WV0387 Marian "Mac" McBurney Kilgore Scrapbook
    • [Geneva Spratt Craig and friend pose in Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Geneva Spratt Craig and friend, Sybil, pose in Williamsburg, Virginia, attired in WAVES dress uniform with lapel insignia. Craig's rank insignia indicates she is a Second Class Petty Officer Yeoman, friend's rank insignia indicates she is a First...
    • WV0505 Geneva Spratt Craig Papers
    • United States Navy [1967]

    • 1967
    • This poster depicts the uniforms of the men and women of the United States Navy in 1967. Examples include Midshipman, Brigade Chief Petty Officer; Commander; Chief Petty Officer, Boatswain's Mate; Lieutenant, Supply Corps; Lieutenant (j.g."...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • United States Navy [1951-1952]

    • 1951-1952
    • This poster depicts uniforms of the men and women of the United States Navy from 1951-1952. Examples include First Class Petty Officer, Aviation Storekeeper; Third Class Petty Officer, Aviation Machinist's Mate; Lieutenant (j.g." Flight Nurse;...
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • [Maxine Pierce, circa 1945]

    • 1945
    • Maxine Pierce poses in the WAVES gray and white seersucker work uniform and service cap with white cover, circa 1945. On her sleeve is the insignia of Yeoman 3rd Class Petty Officer.
    • WV0348 Maxine Newcom Pierce Papers
    • [Portrait of Ava Caudle Honeycutt, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Hand-colored portrait of Ava Caudle Honeycutt, circa 1944. She wears the U.S. Navy WAVES service dress blue uniform with the rank of 3rd class petty officer on her shoulder.
    • WV0438 Ava Caudle Honeycutt Papers
    • [Wedding photo of Barbara Snead and husband, circa 1954]

    • 1954-01-23
    • This is a wedding snapshot of Barbara Snead. Snead wears the blue dress service uniform of the United States Air Force. The patch located below her shoulder indicates the rank of airman first class. She also wears the traditional symbol of the...
    • WV0490 Barbara S. Snead Papers
    • [Barbara Snead and husband, 1954]

    • 1954-02
    • This photograph is a studio portrait of Barbara Snead and her husband Waylon. Snead wears the U.S. Air Force dress uniform. On her lapel is traditional circular symbol of the U.S. Armed Forces. The patch on her shoulder indicates the rank of airman...
    • WV0490 Barbara S. Snead Papers
    • [Willa Bean and a unidentified U.S. Navy solider]

    • Undated
    • Willa Bean wears the navy blue service and dress uniform and black oxford shoes. The patch located on her right arm, mid-shoulder, indicates the rank of third class petty officer. The man in the photo has on the dark blue dress uniform of the U.S....
    • WV0491 Willa Walker Bean Papers
    • [Wendy Gellert reenlists, 1968]

    • 1968
    • This is a photograph of Wendy Gellert's official reenlistment. Gellert wears the dark blue dress uniform, white undershirt, and tie of the United States Navy. The patch on her left arm indicates the rank of petty officer third class.
      Text...
    • WV0493 Wendy P. Gellert Papers
    • [Wendy Gellert receives congratulations for reenlisting, 1968]

    • 1968
    • Wendy Gellert (right) receives congratulations from the recruiter for reenlistment in the United States Navy. Gellert wears the dark blue dress uniform, white undershirt, and tie of the United States Navy. The patch on her left arm indicates the...
    • WV0493 Wendy P. Gellert Papers
    • [United States Navy official portrait of Wendy Gellert, 1969]

    • 1969
    • In this portait, Wendy Gellert wears the dark blue United States Navy dress uniform, with white undershirt, and dark blue tie. The patch on her right shoulder indicates the rank of petty officer second class." text written on photograph:"official...
    • WV0493 Wendy P. Gellert Papers
    • [Signed portrait photo of Robin L. Quigley, Asst. CNP for Women, 1972]

    • 1972
    • Portrait of United States Navy Captain Robin Quigley, Assistant Chief of Naval Personnel for Women.
      " Text written on photograph:"For Petty officer Wendy Gellert with sincere thanks for a job well done. Robin L. Quigley Captain, U.S. Navy Asst....
    • WV0493 Wendy P. Gellert Papers
    • [Wendy Gellert poses with fellow recruiter instructors, 1977]

    • 1977
    • Wendy Gellert stands with her fellow United States Navy recruit instructors. Gellert wears the blue dress uniform, dress gloves, and cap of the United States Navy. The three red stripes located below her aiguillette indicate the rank of petty...
    • WV0493 Wendy P. Gellert Papers
    • Oral history interview with Pamela Devine

    • 2009-03-11
    • Pamela Devine tell of her early life, lengthy and varied career in the United States Navy, and personal life.

      Devine primarily discusses her experience in the United States Navy as an undesignated seaman, naval aviation mechanic, a recruit...
    • WV0453 Pamela Devine Oral History

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