United States. Marine Corps Women's Reserve
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: WV 0465
Abstract Mary Catherine Dickson, of Columbia, Missouri, began serving in the United States Marines Women's Reserve (USMCWR) in July 1943. After completeing basic training in October 1943, she was assigned to Headquarters Company, Marine Corps, in Washington D.C. in November and was later transferred to the Division of Public Relations in Atlanta, Georgia.This collection contains paperwork detailing standard regulations of the U.S. Marines Women's Reserve (USMCWR), personal and official...
Dates: 1943-1946; Other: Date acquired: 05/00/2009
Identifier: WV 0094
Abstract Mary Cugini Necko (1924-2009) of Brighton, Massachusetts, served in the Marine Corps Women's Reserve from November 1944 to May 1946.The Mary Cugini Necko Papers primarily date from 1945 to 1946 and contain correspondence, photographs, official military papers, Necko's poems, newspaper clippings, souvenirs, copies of the newsletters The U.S. Marine Corps Beachhead and The Marine Corps Women's Reserve The Word, a 1999...
Dates: 1942 - 1999; Majority of material found within 1945 - 1946; Other: Date acquired: 06/17/1999
File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: WV 0465- File Folder 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains paperwork detailing standard regulations of the United States Marines Women's Reserve (USMCWR), personal and official correspondence, newsletters, song lyrics, personnel sheets, an ID card, a bumper sticker, and a photograph. The personal letters written by Dickson to her family talk about her travel experiences and life in the Marines; however most of the collection consists of official correspondence. There is one photograph of her sitting at her desk with her...
Dates: 1943 December
Identifier: WV 0601
Abstract Unit 144 of the WAVES National Organization, the Triangle Seagals, is an organization of Women Veterans of the United States Navy, Navy Nurse Corps, Coast Guard and Marines. The majority of their members served with the Navy WAVES during World War II.As of February, 2016, this collection consists of scrapbooks and photo albums related to the activities of the Triangle Seagals. The scrapbooks contain correspondence, ephemera, photographs, and newsletters related to WAVES, Women...
Dates: 1989 - 2015; Other: Majority of material found in circa 1990-1999
Identifier: WV 0002
Abstract Recruiting brochures, publications, manuals and guides, postcards, ephemeral materials, posters, and video recordings purchased by University Archives and Manuscripts on a continuing basis supplement and complement the individual veterans collections in the Women Veterans Historical Collection. This collection includes various types of printed materials dating from 1864, and then World War I to 2018. The majority is from the Women's Army Corps, Women's Air Force, WAVES (Women Accepted for...
Dates: 1864, 1918-2018; Other: Majority of material found in 1940-1949