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    • [Colonel Higgins, promotion to Major]

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    • Sandra White Higgins has on the traditional US Air Force female over blouse. She is being awarded a promotion to major, indicated by the rank on her shoulder tabs. Humphries (left) and Dietrick (right) are presenting the promotion to her at the NCO...
    • WV0489 Sandra J. Higgins Papers
    • [Elizabeth Ann Carlin]

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    • Elizabeth Ann Carlin is seen cleaning stations.
    • WV0559 Elizabeth Ann Carlin Papers
    • [Elizabeth Ann Carlin]

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    • Elizabeth Ann Carlin on watch.
    • WV0559 Elizabeth Ann Carlin Papers
    • [Elizabeth Ann Carlin]

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    • Elizabeth Ann Carlin poses with others.
    • WV0559 Elizabeth Ann Carlin Papers
    • [Elizabeth Ann Carlin]

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    • Elizabeth Ann Carlin during her first equatorial crossing, or Wog Day.
    • WV0559 Elizabeth Ann Carlin Papers
    • [Portrait of Elizabeth Ann Carlin, 2004]

    • 2004
    • Elizabeth Ann Carlin is seen here in a portrait taken during basic training in 2004. She is wearing her Service Dress Blue Uniform with a white cap.
    • WV0559 Elizabeth Ann Carlin Papers
    • [Ruth Shaver and a fellow WAC, 1943]

    • 1943-02-07
    • Ruth Shaver (on right) and a fellow WAC pose near a building at Fort Des Moines, Iowa, on 7 Feb 1943. Shaver wears the WAC olive drab service uniform with Hobby hat, and her friend wears an overcoat. Writing on the back notes,"The girl on the left...
    • WV0226 Ruth Shaver Papers
    • [Ruth Shaver and fellow WAC at a storefront, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Ruth Shaver and a fellow WAC walk out of a store, past the storefront, circa 1944. Shaver (center) wears the WAC olive drab winter uniform with light drab (pink) skirt, a matching garrison cap, and a WAC-issue handbag.
    • WV0226 Ruth Shaver Papers
    • [Ruth Shaver and Jacques dine in Paris, 1945]

    • 1945-07
    • WAC Ruth Shaver, in olive drab service uniform, and French serviceman Jacques Hardue sit at a table at a sidewalk cafe in Paris in July 1945.
    • WV0226 Ruth Shaver Papers
    • [Ruth Shaver and Major Fehr in Reims, 1945]

    • 1945-04
    • Ruth Shaver and Major Fehr stand in front of a jeep in Reims, France, in 1945. Shaver wears the WAC olive drab service uniform. A note on the back of the photo reads,"Major Fehr and I at Reims, France. We are not facing a firing squad, although the...
    • WV0226 Ruth Shaver Papers
    • [Ruth Shaver at her desk, 1943]

    • 1943
    • Ruth Shaver looks through an index card file box while sitting at her desk in Cleveland in 1943. The caption of the official Army photograph reads,"As head of the personnel department, Lt. Ruth Shaver of Norwalk, Ohio, keeps track of 150 WAAC...
    • WV0226 Ruth Shaver Papers
    • [Ruth Shaver on recruiting duty, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Ruth Shaver (center) and a fellow WAC in a military jeep speak with a woman while on recruiting duty in Ashland, Ohio, circa 1944. The unidentified WAC shakes a nurses' hand from the passenger side of a jeep. Both WACs wear the khaki summer...
    • WV0226 Ruth Shaver Papers
    • [Sandra Higgins at a formal event]

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    • Sandra Higgins wears the dark blue dress uniform of the United States Air Force with slight modifications that include a unique white ruffle dress shirt, tucked in dark blue tie, and dark blue belt. The rank on her shoulder loops signifies the...
    • WV0489 Sandra J. Higgins Papers

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