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    • [Two army nurses, circa 1942]

    • 1942
    • WV0133 Rachel Brower Twiddy Papers
    • Rachel Brower Twiddy and a fellow army nurse pose among agave plants in Carmel, California, circa 1942. Twiddy is still wearing the navy blue army nurse uniform with blue 1st pattern service cap and wool overcoat. Her friend wears the new olive...
    • [Army nurses at Fort Ord, circa 1942]

    • 1942
    • WV0133 Rachel Brower Twiddy Papers
    • Two army nurses, including Rachel Brower Twiddy (seated), are pictured at the nurses' station on their ward at Fort Ord, California, circa 1942.
    • [Army nurses at Fort Ord, circa 1942]

    • 1942
    • WV0133 Rachel Brower Twiddy Papers
    • Rachel Brower Twiddy (second from right) poses with six of her army nurse coworkers at Fort Ord, California, circa 1942. The group is attired in the white hospital uniform, with the exception of the nurse in the middle who wears the off-duty dress.
    • Oral history interview with Rachel Brower Twiddy, 1999

    • 1999-12-13
    • WV0133 Rachel Brower Twiddy Papers
    • Primarily documents Rachel Brower Twiddy's experiences in nursing school in Washington, D.C., and her nursing career before and during her service in the Army Nurse Corps at Fort Ord, California, during World War II.

      Twiddy discusses...
    • [Army Nurse Corps blue cape, 1942]

    • 1942
    • WV0133 Rachel Brower Twiddy Papers
    • Army Nurse Corps blue cape, lined in maroon wool. Gold "U.S." officer's insignia on the right collar and caduceus on the left collar. Worn over one-piece brown and white seersucker field dress. Cape worn by Rachel Brower Twiddy in 1942 and 1943.

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