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    • Oral history interview with Therese Lambert, 2009

    • 2009-07-22
    • Documents Therese Lambert's childhood in Muskegon and on Lake Harbor, Michigan during the Depression and her service in the Women's Army Corps (WAC) from 1950-1953.

      Lambert begins by describing her childhood in Muskegon, Michigan during the...
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • 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
    • Oral history interview with Veronica Eustice, 2003

    • 2003-02-08
    • Documents Veronica Dabrowski Eustice's early life and nursing education in Brooklyn, New York; her military service with the Army Nurse Corps during World War II; and her personal life after the war.

      Eustice describes her family and their...
    • WV0274 Veronica Eustice Papers
    • Oral history interview with Alice Boehret, 2000

    • 2000-05-15
    • Documents Alice C. Boehret's nursing education and career, including her service in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps during World War II and at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina.

      Boehret discusses not wanting to be a nurse...
    • WV0166 Alice C. Boehret Papers
    • Oral history interview with Agnes Cantwell, 1999

    • 1999-05-27
    • Interview includes discussion of Agnes Cantwell's early nursing studies; service during World War II in the Pacific Theater; postwar enrollment at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina; and work with cancer...
    • WV0086 Agnes Cantwell Papers
    • 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 Estelle Garner Ptaszynski, 1999

    • 1999-02-05
    • Primarily documents Estelle Ptaszynski's nurses training; service in England with the Army Nurse Corps (ANC) during World War II; and personal life and nursing career after the war.

      Ptaszynski discusses her decision to become a nurse and...
    • WV0033 Estelle Garner Ptaszynski Papers
    • [Therese M. Lambert at Army European Headquarters in Heidelberg, 1952]

    • 1952-03
    • Therese M. Lambert poses along in front of the United States Army's European command headquarters along the path from Patton Barracks in March 1951. Lambert is dressed in a AC winter service uniform with corporal sleeve rank and a barracks cap.
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [Therese M. Lambert on snowy day in Heildelberg, Germany, 1952]

    • 1952-02-13
    • Therese M. Lambert is photographed along a pathway running from the Patton Barracks to the United States Army's European command headquarters, which can be seen behind her. Lambert is dressed in a WAC wool overcoat and there is snow on the ground...
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [WACs at Harmonie Club in Heidlberg, 1952]

    • 1952-01-12
    • A large group of WACs stationed throughout Germany gather for drinks at the Harmonie Club in Heidelberg after a basketball game on January 12, 1952. Therese Lambert is pictured with sunglasses.
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [Janet Beckey at work in Heidelberg, Germany, 1952]

    • 1952
    • A photograph of WAC Janet Beckey at work at her desk at the U.S. Army Europe headquarters in 1952. Beckey worked under the supervision of Therese M. Lambert in Heidelberg, Germany. Beckey is dressed in a WAC service uniform worn with out a jacket.
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [Therese M. Lambert at work at Army Headquarters-Europe, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • A photograph of WAC corporal Therese M. Lambert seated at her desk at U.S. Army Headquarters-Europe in Heidelberg, Germany, in 1952. Lambert is dressed in a WAC service uniform. A second desk and a woman in civilian clothing can be seen in the...
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [Jo Plumb in Patton Barracks, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • WAC Jo Plump sits on a cot listening to a Zenith Model 8G005Y Trans-Oceanic Radio at Patton Barracks in Heidelberg, Germany. A pack of cigarettes, a lighter, a Pepsi drinking glass, and several other items can be see on the cabinet supporting the...
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [Therese M. Lambert polishes shoes, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • Therese M. Lambert polishes shoes on a cot in the Patton Barracks located in Heidelberg, Germany. Two pairs of oxford-style leather service shoes and a pair of women's field shoes can be see on the cot.
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [Terry Lambert and Gloria Carlson during a bivouac, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • WACs Terry Lambert (left) and Gloria Carlson pose for a photograph while bivouaced outside of Heidelberg, Germany. They are dressed in army field jackets and M-1 steel helmets. Several canvas A-frame tents can be seen in the background.
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [Gloria Carlson during a bivouac in Germany, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • WAC Gloria Carlson stands next to a tent at an army encampment outside of Heidelberg, Germany, while on a bivouac exercise. Carlson is wearing an army field jacket, trousers, and a M-1 steel helmet. A pile of rations can be seen at her feet,...
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [Therese M. Lambert at bivouac, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • A WAC, probably Therese M. Lambert, stands outside "Tent No. 8" during a bivouac exercise near Heidelberg, Germany. She is dressed in a WAC shirtwaist with an unidentified armband and khaki slacks.
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History
    • [WACs in front of a cargo truck in Germany, circa 1952]

    • 1952
    • Two WACs and a male serviceman stand beside a parked M35 "deuce and a half" cargo truck during a bivouac exercise near Heidelberg, Germany, in 1952. The service members are dressed in an assortment of field jackets, M-1 infantry helmets, and...
    • WV0469 Therese M. Lambert Oral History

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