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    • Oral history interview with Alice Boehret, 2000

    • 2000-05-15
    • Documents Alice C. Boehret's nursing education and career, including her service in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps during World War II and at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina.

      Boehret discusses not wanting to be a nurse...
    • WV0166 Alice C. Boehret Papers
    • [Bernice Bonner and friend with German helmets, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Red Cross member Bernice Bonner and friend "Teach" pose with German helmets while on a trip to Anzio Acres in Casablanca, Morocco, circa 1944. The back of the photo reads, "Teach and me on out trip to Anzio. These are two German helmets we picked...
    • WV0189 Bernice Bonner Papers
    • [Daphine Doster Mastroianni in front of tent, India, 1945]

    • 1945
    • Daphine Mastroianni in front of a tent. India, 1945. Writing on reverse:"Tent #2 - yours truly washing the face. Gives you an idea of the British desert[?] tent[?] we live in. Abdul made the bamboo rack for our helmets - I was thinking of you when...
    • WV0038 Daphine Doster Mastroianni Papers
    • [Three WACS in field uniforms, circa 1944]

    • 1945
    • Three hometown friends, (left to right) Peggy Clarke, Jeanne Bayne, and Agnes Cantwell, all from New York, enlisted together in early 1945. They are all wearing their olive drab field jackets and helmets.
    • WV0086 Agnes Cantwell Papers
    • [Betty Berry Godin carrying gas mask, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Betty Berry Godin carries her gas mask satchel while stationed in India, 1943-1944. She is wearing the Army Nurse Corps flight utility suit and hat. Behind her are two soldiers in overcoats and helmets.
    • WV0096 Betty Berry Godin Papers
    • [Three WACs on bivouac in Germany, circa 1950]

    • 1950
    • Three WACs sit in the woods while on bivouac in Germany, circa 1950. They have field uniforms, helmets, and canvas field bags; a military vehicle can be seen in the background.
    • WV0191 Elaine Agnes Anderson Papers
    • [Three army nurses during field training, 1943]

    • 1943
    • Shirley Van Brakle (center) poses with two fellow ANC members during basic training at Halloran General Hospital, Staten Island, New York, in 1943. The three women wear field uniforms with helmets and their gas masks in bags.
    • WV0221 Shirley Van Brakle Papers
    • [ANC nurses near tents, 1943]

    • 1943
    • Shirley Van Brakle (right) and fellow ANC nurses stand near tents while on a field exercise in 1943. All the women wear field uniforms with helmets.
    • WV0221 Shirley Van Brakle Papers
    • [ANC nurses during live fire training, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • A group of Army nurses watch others crawl under a wire course during live fire training, circa 1943. The women wear field uniforms, helmets, and gas mask bags.
    • WV0221 Shirley Van Brakle Papers
    • [WACS and soldiers next to cargo truck, 1951]

    • 1951
    • A parked M35 "deuce and a half" cargo truck is surrounded by service members, male and female, including WACs of the 2114th service unit. They are dressed in an assortment of field jackets, M-1 infantry helmets, and army Herringbone Twill caps....
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [Terry Lambert and Gloria Carlson during a bivouac, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • WACs Terry Lambert (left) and Gloria Carlson pose for a photograph while bivouaced outside of Heidelberg, Germany. They are dressed in army field jackets and M-1 steel helmets. Several canvas A-frame tents can be seen in the background.
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [WACs in front of a cargo truck in Germany, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • Two WACs and a male serviceman stand beside a parked M35 "deuce and a half" cargo truck during a bivouac exercise near Heidelberg, Germany, in 1952. The service members are dressed in an assortment of field jackets, M-1 infantry helmets, and...
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [Four WACs on bivouac, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • A candid photograph of four WACs at a bivouac encampment. Open ration boxes, food wrappers, mess kits, helmets, and equipment bags are strewn about the encampment. The WACs are in various states of dress.
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [Helen Weant fording a stream, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Helen Weant (center) fords a stream, circa 1943. Two other army nurses can be seen in the background. All three women wear field work uniforms and helmets.
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [Five army nurses in field uniforms, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Helen Weant (far right) and four fellow army nurses pose for a picture in a wooded area, circa 1943. They are wearing ANC field uniforms, helmets, and gas mask bags.
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [Nurses at field exercise, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Helen Weant (second from left) poses with four fellow army nurses at a field exercise, circa 1943. All wear Army Nurse Corps field uniforms, canvas leggings, helmets, and gas mask bags, and a military vehicle can be seen on the dirt road in the...
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [Female soldiers at HospEx, 1985]

    • 1985-04
    • Five female soldiers pose for a photograph dressed in army battle dress uniforms and Kevlar helmets during a Hospital Exercise [HospEx] at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, in April 1985. A medical tent can be seen in the background. Pictured are: (Back...
    • WV0471 Jane Fraley Kodack Papers
    • American Red Cross postcard [circa 1945]

    • 1945
    • This American Red Cross postcard depicts soldiers standing outside a Red Cross Clubmobile, in Great Britain, circa 1945. All soldiers are in full combat uniform, with helmets and guns. The back of the postcard reads:"Red Cross Clubmobiles staffed...
    • WV0234 Helen Bolling Potts Papers

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