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  • Date: 1944-08
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    • The ORD news [August 4, 1944]

    • 1944-08-04
    • The ORD News
    • The August 4, 1944, issue of The ORD News, published by the United States Army Basic Traing Center 10/Overseas Replacement Depot in Greensboro, North Carolina.
    • The ORD news [August 11, 1944]

    • 1944-08-11
    • The ORD News
    • The August 11, 1944, issue of The ORD News, published by the United States Army Basic Traing Center 10/Overseas Replacement Depot in Greensboro, North Carolina.
    • The ORD news [August 18, 1944]

    • 1944-08-18
    • The ORD News
    • The August 18, 1944, issue of The ORD News, published by the United States Army Basic Traing Center 10/Overseas Replacement Depot in Greensboro, North Carolina.
    • The ORD news [August 25, 1944]

    • 1944-08-25
    • The ORD News
    • The August 25, 1944, issue of The ORD News, published by the United States Army Basic Traing Center 10/Overseas Replacement Depot in Greensboro, North Carolina.
    • [Nell Davis and Lucas Abels Wedding]

    • 1944-08-12
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • Nell Davis and Lucas Abels, Lucas an BTC-10/ORD sergeant, walk down the aisle in their wedding ceremony at West Market Street Church.
    • [Wartime Wedding]

    • 1944-08-12
    • Martin Studio Collection
    • A portrait of Nell Davis and Lucas Abels on their wedding day. Lucas Abels wears his military uniform.
    • [Video: George Preddy visits Greensboro, 1944]

    • 1944-08
    • Mss. Coll. 32 George Preddy Papers
    • This color 16mm film of Major Geroge Preddy’s last visit home to Greensboro, in late August and September 1944, includes a lighthearted view of Preddy at home on Park Avenue in 1944 with his mother, driving an antique car (owned by Edgar Knees,...
    • [Review for General Littleton Waller, 1944]

    • 1944-08-30
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • Women Marines stand at parade rest while waiting for review by General Littleton W. T. Waller, Jr, on August 30, 1944. Eleven rows of Women Marines can be seen, all wearing their white summer uniforms and hats.
    • [Entrance of General Littleton Waller, 1944]

    • 1944-08-30
    • WV0043 Audrey Knyrim Mattern Papers
    • General Littleton W. T. Waller and his Marine Reserves attendants walk past saluting women who line the sidewalk during his visit on August 30, 1944. On the left side of the photo, an all-male Marine brass band is playing.
    • [Mary Haynsworth Mathews in field attire, 1944]

    • 1944-08
    • WV0119 Mary Haynsworth Mathews Collection, 1944 - 1945
    • Mary Haynsworth Mathews, in Red Cross helmet and coat, is pictured during a twelve hour wait to be transported from England to France in August of 1944. She has a canteen and knapsack in her lap.
    • [Esther Gilbert, Peg Graveur, and Colonel Martin, South Australia, 1944]

    • 1944-08
    • WV0297 Esther Gilbert Scrapbook, 1944-1946
    • Esther Gilbert (right) poses with Peg Graveur and Colonel Martin outside of the Red Cross service club in Adelaide, Australia, in August 1944. Gilbert, who served as assistant director of the club, and Graveur wear the Red Cross military welfare...
    • [Elsie Seetoo on plane, 1944]

    • 1944-08
    • WV0331 Elsie Chin Yuen Seetoo Papers
    • Elsie Yuen Seetoo faces backwards as passenger in a B-25 airplane enroute to Calcutta in August 1944. The cockpit is clearly visible behind her, with Capt. James Jackson, U.S. Army Air Force, piloting.
    • [Letter from Jamie Marshall to her husband, 1944]

    • 1944-08-29
    • WV0206 Jamie Marshall Papers
    • Marshall, now in France, reports on her food, mail and packages, health, and entertainment, including movies and a USO show. She notes that they are evacuating patients by air quickly and worries about spending the winter there, given their living...
    • [Letter from Janet Muriel Mead to her mother, 20 August 1944]

    • 1944-08-20
    • WV0389 Janet Muriel Mead Letters, 1940 - 1955
    • Mead tells her mother how basic training is proceeding, including her near discharge for an episode of "nerves," the job selection process, her hope to attend radio school, being issued more new uniforms, going for sundaes, and seeing a performance...
    • [Letter from Janet Muriel Mead to her mother, 26 August 1944]

    • 1944-08-26
    • WV0389 Janet Muriel Mead Letters, 1940 - 1955
    • Mead describes several inspections and a military review parade, and expresses pride at the admiration shown by civilians and military observing. She also tells of her roommates and how being in the navy is teaching them to show consideration for...
    • The WAC with the medical department [1944]

    • 1944-08-16
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Black-and-white illustrated recruiting brochure encourages women to serve in the medical department of the Women's Army Corps (WAC). Topics include general qualifications for the WAC; training in the medical department; and available positions,...
    • The army nurse [1944]

    • 1944-08-19
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Illustrated recruiting brochure for the Army Nurse Corps which includes a history of American military nursing from the Revolutionary War to 1944. Topics include significant dates in the history of nursing; conditions in which nurses served; the...
    • The army nurse [August 1944]

    • 1944-08
    • WV0002 Women Veterans General Printed Materials and Video Recordings Collection
    • Volume 1, Number 8, August 1944 edition of "The Army Nurse" magazine. It contains numerous informational articles such as an explanation of how twelve army nurses were awarded the bronze star, a reprinting of a letter from a nurse stationed in...

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