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    • Oral history interview with Sarah Greenlee

    • 2001-02-14
    • Primarily documents Sarah Brooks Greenlee's experiences as an African American in the Women's Army Corps (WAC) during World War II and her life after the war.

      Greenlee recalls her youth in Florida, including her parents deaths when she was...
    • WV0150 Sarah B. Greenlee Papers
    • [Evacuation crew in Guadalcanal, 1944]

    • 1944
    • An air evacuation crew removes a wounded soldier from a plane in Guadalcanal in 1944. Helen Weant may be the nurse pictured.
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [801st flight nurses, 1944]

    • 1944
    • Four flight nurses from the 801st evacuation squadron pose together in Guadalcanal in 1944.
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [Red Cross club at Russell Island, 1944]

    • 1944
    • Helen Hunter Weant (far left), Bob Weant (second from left), and two friends enjoy donuts and coffee at the American Red Cross hut on Russell Island, Australia, in 1944.
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [Flight nurses and officers at Guadalcanal, 1944]

    • 1944
    • Helen Hunter Weant (second from right) and a fellow flight nurse are seated around a table with male army officers after a meal in Guadalcanal in 1944.
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [801st flight nurses, circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Six flight nurses from the 801st medical air evacuation transport squadron pose in an open airplane bay, circa 1944. All are wearing flight uniform coveralls. Pictured (clockwise from top-right) are: Terry Terrance, Loretta Ruggerio, Helen Hunter...
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [Portrait of Helen Weant, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Portrait of Helen Weant, circa 1943, in an Army Nurse Corps service uniform with air forces shoulder patch and a garrison cap.
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [Helen Weant, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Helen Weant poses at the stairs to a building, circa 1943. She wears an Army Nurse Corps olive-drab off-duty dress, matching garrison cap, and handbag.
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [Helen Weant, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Helen Weant poses at the stairs to a building, circa 1943. She wears an Army Nurse Corps olive-drab off-duty dress, matching service cap, and handbag.
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [Army nurses at Sioux Falls, 1942]

    • 1942-11
    • Helen Weant (second from right) and three fellow ANC nurses pose outside a building at Sioux Falls Army Base in November 1942. Weant and the nurse on the far left wear Army Nurse Corps olive-drab off-duty dresses, the nurse on the far right wears...
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [Helen Weant and nurses in Florica, 1943]

    • 1943-09
    • Helen Weant (far left) poses with three fellow nurses in front of a palm tree in Dunnellon, Florida, in September 1943. All four women wear Army Nurse Corps olive-drab service uniforms.
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [Helen Weant fording a stream, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Helen Weant (center) fords a stream, circa 1943. Two other army nurses can be seen in the background. All three women wear field work uniforms and helmets.
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [Five army nurses in field uniforms, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Helen Weant (far right) and four fellow army nurses pose for a picture in a wooded area, circa 1943. They are wearing ANC field uniforms, helmets, and gas mask bags.
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • [Nurses at field exercise, circa 1943]

    • 1943
    • Helen Weant (second from left) poses with four fellow army nurses at a field exercise, circa 1943. All wear Army Nurse Corps field uniforms, canvas leggings, helmets, and gas mask bags, and a military vehicle can be seen on the dirt road in the...
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers
    • Sloan nurse decorated [circa 1944]

    • 1944
    • Newspaper article from a Sioux City, Iowa, newspaper regarding Sloan, Iowa, native Helen Hunter Weant. The article describes Weant's recent citation and service in the Army Nurse Corps.
    • WV0446 Helen Weant Papers

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