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  • Veteran's biography: 1916
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    • [Elizabeth Williams hands out doughnuts, 1943]

    • 1943
    • Elizabeth Williams holds a doughnut out to the hands of flyers returning from bombing runs at an American Red Cross clubmobile in southern Italy in 1943. The photo is a classic depiction of a Red Cross "Doughnut Dolly."
    • WV0058 Elizabeth Williams Papers
    • [U.S. Navy and WAVES Section Leaders, Memphis, Tennesee, 1943]

    • 1943
    • U.S. Navy and WAVES Section Leaders, male and female, attired in service dress B uniforms.
      Writing on photograph reads:"AMM M - 22 CLASS OFFICERS N.A.T.T.O. MEMPHIS '43"
      Caption reads:"Section Leaders Memphis Tenn"
    • WV0387 Marian "Mac" McBurney Kilgore Scrapbook
    • [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
    • [Informal photograph of a group of WAVES members, 1943]

    • 1943
    • Informal photograph of a group of WAVES members attired in service dress blues. Photograph is framed in an autographed souvenir folder.
      Caption reads:"Georgian Room - Hotel Peabody - 'M22' 'Section D.'" Caption on facing page reads "Memphis -...
    • WV0387 Marian "Mac" McBurney Kilgore Scrapbook
    • [Portrait of Marie Mason, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Portrait of Marie Mason, circa 1943. She wears the Women Army Corp service uniform with first lieutenant rank insignia and 5th Army, Italy shoulder sleeve insignia. Photo taken at Lafayette Studio, Lexington, Kentucky.
    • WV0510 Marie M. Mason Oral History
    • [Portrait of Marie Mason, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Portrait of Marie Mason, circa 1943. She wears the Women Army Corp service uniform with first lieutenant rank insignia and 5th Army, Italy shoulder sleeve insignia. Photo taken at Lafayette Studio, Lexington, Kentucky.
    • WV0510 Marie M. Mason Oral History
    • [Group of WAVES members saluting, May 1943]

    • 1943-05
    • Group of WAVES members saluting, attired in service dress blue "A" uniforms, 1943.
      Captions read:"Boot Camp - Hunter"May 1943"'Spannie' 'Vi' 'Mac' 'Ernie' S. Leader [Section Leader?]"
    • WV0387 Marian "Mac" McBurney Kilgore Scrapbook
    • [Red Cross workers serve coffee to servicemen, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Red Cross workers serve the men of the 386th Bomber Squadron outside a building in New Essex, England, circa 1944. In the center of the mass of servicemen, two women, including one in the ARC military welfare service uniform, serve coffee.
    • WV0119 Mary Haynsworth Mathews Collection, 1944 - 1945
    • [Dorothy Collins Sullivan and two WACs, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Dorothy R. Collins Sullivan (center) poses with two fellow WACs, circa 1944. The women on the left and right wear the WAC khaki shirtwaist, tie, and skirt. Sullivan probably wears the WAC beige summer off-duty dress.
    • WV0187 Dorothy R. Collins Sullivan Papers
    • [WACs in fatigues, 1944]

    • 1944
    • Eight WACs, including Dorothy R. Collins Sullivan (back row, second from left), sit for a group photo in 1944, probably while stationed in Europe. The women wear the WAC work uniforms and summer fatigue hats; one is smoking a cigarette.
    • WV0187 Dorothy R. Collins Sullivan Papers
    • [Dorothy Collins Sullivan at gate, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Dorothy R. Collins Sullivan, in WAC olive drab uniform and garrison cap, poses at the gate of a lattice fence, circa 1944.
    • WV0187 Dorothy R. Collins Sullivan Papers
    • [Warehouse of bags, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Photo of a warehouse brimming with large duffel bags and section markers, circa 1944.
    • WV0187 Dorothy R. Collins Sullivan Papers

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