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03. Women Veterans

 Record Group
Identifier: 03

Found in 219 Collections and/or Records:

1949 Women in the Air Force (WAF) Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0638
Abstract

This photograph album documents the early days of the Women in the Air Force Program including some of the earliest African Amercian WAF. The photographs mostly document the trainees in San Antonio, Texas and Lackland Air Force Base and shows the women working and training around the base. There are also photographs of the women during their free time enjoying activities on and off base including trips to the Alamo, Riverwalk, and the Continental Divide.

Dates: 1948 - 1949; Other: Date acquired: 11/10/2017

Grace Swank Alexander Oral History

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0018
Abstract

Grace Swank Alexander (1927-2005) of Sewell, New Jersey, performed classified communications work at the Pentagon while in the United States Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from 1951 to 1953. She also operated special service clubs with the United States Air Force in Germany, Japan, England, and the Philippines in the mid-1950s.

This contains one oral history transcription.

Dates: 1999 January 20

Amy Epley Collection

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: WV 0663

Laura G. Anderton Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0026
Abstract

Dr. Laura G. Anderton (1918-2011) of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, served in the United States Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) from July 1943 until July 1946 and was a faculty member of the Department of Biology at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) from 1948 to 1986.

Dates: 1945 August 14 to 1999 January 27, and no date

Arlene Mae Webb Collection

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: WV 0678

Doris Wofford Armenaki Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0079
Abstract

Doris Wofford Armenaki of Cornelia, Ga., served in the Cadet Nurse Corps and the Army Nurse Corps during World War II.

Included are artifacts, an oral history interview, and a photograph documenting Armenaki's service and nursing experiences.

Dates: 1944 - 1945

Dora Ann DeHart Atha Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0504
Abstract

Dora Atha (b. 1942) of Leaksville, North Carolina, served as a medical specialist in the U.S. Women's Army Corps (WAC) from 1961-1964.

The collection includes a 2010 oral history interview, uniforms, military records, correspondence, and training materials.

Dates: 1961-1962; Other: Date acquired: 11/20/2010

Audrey Knyrim Mattern Collection

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: WV 0043
Dates: circa 1943-1945; 1999 December 21

Elizabeth "Betty" Bachman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0315
Abstract

Elizabeth "Betty" Bachman of Wapakoneta, Ohio, served in the Women's Army Corps (WAC) during World War II.

The collection contains approximately 30 letters written to Miss Cecil De Long describing her life at Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia.

Dates: 1943

Evelyn M. Bailey Collection

 Collection — Carton 1
Identifier: WV 0455
Abstract

Eveyln M. Bailey served in the United States Marine Corps Women's Reserve during World War II.

16 letters from Bailey to her parents and 14 letters from male soliders to them.

Dates: 1944 - 1945