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    • Oral history interview with Lee Wilson

    • 2010-02-17
    • Lee Wilson tells of her life in Las Vegas, Nevada, early education, and service in the United States Army Women's Army Corps [WAC] and Army National Guard.

      Lee Wilson tells of her life in Las Vegas, Nevada, early education, and service in...
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • Oral history interview with Elaine Danforth Harmon, 2006

    • 2006-08-07
    • Primarily documents Elaine Danforth Harmon's service with the WASP (Women Airforce Service Pilots) in 1944; and her life after the war, including her involvement in efforts to gain military status for the WASP in the 1970s.

      Harmon recalls...
    • WV0359 Elaine Danforth Harmon Papers
    • [Lee Wilson on porch, circa 1967]

    • 1967
    • Lee Wilson poses on the porch of a building at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, wearing her WAC green cord summer uniform and cap, circa 1967.
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • [WACs socializing, circa 1967]

    • 1967
    • WACs in civilian clothing stand and sit outside the barracks of the 3rd Platoon at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, circa 1967.
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • [WACs in column formation, circa 1967]

    • 1967
    • WACs stand in two rows facing each other, possibly for inspection, at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, circa 1967. They wear WAC green cord uniforms and army green hats.
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • [Lee Wilson at bivouac, circa 1967]

    • 1967
    • Lee Wilson, in green cord uniform, stands at encampment at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, circa 1967. Rows of large tents can be seen behind her.
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • [WACs barbecuing, circa 1967]

    • 1967
    • Three WACs in civilian clothing converse around a grill while off-duty at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, circa 1967.
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • [WACs off-duty, circa 1967]

    • 1967
    • Lee Wilson (right) and an unidentified woman sit on the steps outside the barracks of the 3rd Platoon at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, circa 1967. A third WAC can be seen looking through the door. All of the women are in civilian clothing, two have...
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • [Lee Wilson and WAC, circa 1967]

    • 1967
    • Lee Wilson (right) and a fellow WAC pose in front of a large tent at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, circa 1967. Both women wear WAC green cord uniforms. Permanent buildings and roads can be seen in the background.
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • [Three WACs in Vietnam, circa 1968]

    • 1968
    • WACs Marilyn Roth, Vicki Lapinski and Lee Wilson (L to R) pose together in field uniforms in Long Binh, Vietnam, circa 1968.
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • [U.S. Embassy in Saigon, post-Tet Offensive, 1968]

    • 1968
    • The U.S. Embassy in Saigon, Vietnam, after the Tet Offensive in 1968. A note on the photo reads:"Blood cleaned up after Tet - this was an unauthorized photo."
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • [Tet Offensive damage in Saigon, Vietnam, 1968]

    • 1968
    • Photo of rubble, bombed buildings, and other damage from the Tet Offensive along Plantation Road in the Cholon district of Saigon, Vietnam, in 1968.
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • [WACs in uniform in Vietnam, circa 1968]

    • 1968
    • Vicki Lapinski (left) and an unidentified WAC pose together in green cord uniforms at a facility in Vietnam, circa 1968. Lapinski wears the U.S. Army Vietnam Patch above her name tape.
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • [Vicki Lapinski in Vietnam, circa 1968]

    • 1968
    • WAC Vicki Lapinski holds the hat of her field uniform while sitting outside a damaged tented structure in Long Bing, Vietnam, circa 1968. S
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers
    • [Jeeps at USARV, circa 1968]

    • 1968
    • A row of military vehicles is parked U.S. Army, Vietnam Headquarters in Long Binh, Vietnam, circa 1968. The air traffic control tower can be seen in the background.
    • WV0449 Lee Wilson Papers

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