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  • Veteran's biography: wounded
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    • Oral history interview with Elna Allran Jones, 1999

    • 1999-02-12
    • Primarily documents Elna Allran Jones's early life; her service with the Cadet Nurse Corps and Army Nurse Corps (ANC); and her post-World War II career as a nurse.

      Jones discusses her parents and her background, then comments on her decision...
    • WV0023 Elna Allran Jones Papers
    • Oral history interview with Ruth King Garrett, 2007

    • 2007-04-10
    • Primarily documents Ruth King Garrett's service in the Army Nurse Corps (ANC) from 1945 to 1946.

      Garrett briefly discusses her education, including working on her high school's newspaper and her year at UNCG (then Woman's College). She...
    • WV0392 Ruth King Garrett Papers
    • Oral history interview with Susan Rita Purje Connor, 2014

    • 2015-08-22
    • Primarily documents the adolescence of Susan Rita Purje Connor and her service with the United States Navy Nurse Corps.

      Purje recalls growing up with her immigrant grandparents, her desire to do something important with her life, and her...
    • WV0569 Susan Rita Purje Connor
    • Oral history interview with Annie Pozyck, 2005

    • 2005-07-20
    • Primarily documents Annie Pozyck's career as a nurse and her service in the Army Nurse Corps (ANC) during WWII."

      Pozyck briefly describes her childhood during the Depression, her reasons for becoming a nurse, work as a nurse's assistant, ...
    • WV0333 Annie Pozyck Papers
    • Oral history interview with Marjorie Wolff German, 2009

    • 2009-03-08
    • Marjorie German tells of her early life, education, and service in World War II.

      German gives a detailed description of serving as a nurse aboard a hospital ship operating in the North Atlantic, her military training, and her travels across...
    • WV0479 Marjorie Wolff German Papers
    • [Mortar attack site where Rosie Noel was hit, circa 2005]

    • 2005
    • Photo of the mortar attack site where Rosie Noel was wounded by shrapnel, circa 2005. Three Marines stand near a blackened spot in the desert, where the projectile hit. Noel was riding her bicycle near this area when the attack occurred, and a...
    • WV0516 Rosie Grosshans Noel Papers
    • Oral history interview with Dorothy Ahlswede Baker, 2007

    • 2007-02-21
    • Primarily documents Dorothy A. Baker's nurse's training and service with the Army Nurse Corps from 1945 to 1947.

      Baker describes her childhood, including her German ancestry and being raised by her grandparents in Wisconsin. She discusses...
    • WV0385 Dorothy Baker Papers
    • [Jeanne Grushinski Rubin, 1946]

    • 1946
    • Jeanne Grushinski Rubin, second from right, serving girls at a beach party, Saipan, 1946.
    • WV0570 Jeanne Grushinski Rubin Papers
    • [Jeanne Grushinski Rubin and friends, 1946]

    • 1946
    • Jeanne Grushinski Rubin, far left, with friends before a dance, Saipan, 1946. Back of photo reads: Saipan 46, J Grushinski, H Harper, M Alter, F. [illegible], J Rand, [illegible] before dance.
    • WV0570 Jeanne Grushinski Rubin Papers
    • [Jeanne Grushinski Rubin]

    • Undated
    • Jeanne Grushinski Rubin in bathing suit.
    • WV0570 Jeanne Grushinski Rubin Papers
    • [Japanese POWs working, 1946]

    • 1946
    • Japanese POWs are seen making the nurses' quarters steps, Saipan, 1946.
    • WV0570 Jeanne Grushinski Rubin Papers
    • [Jeanne Grushinski Rubin, 1945]

    • 1945
    • Jeanne Grushinski Rubin at the U.S. Naval Base Dispensary during Christmas, Saipan, 1945.
    • WV0570 Jeanne Grushinski Rubin Papers

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