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Mary Cugini Necko Collection

 Collection
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

Judith Bullock Nisbet Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0056
Abstract Judith Bullock Nisbet was born in Red Springs, North Carolina, and served in the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Emergency Services) from 1942 to 1943.An oral history interview, memoir, photographs and textiles primarily document Nisbet's service during World War II. The oral history interview provides information about Nisbet's childhood in Red Springs, N.C., during the Depression, her education at the Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, and her service as a...
Dates: 1942-1943

Mary "Pat" Elizabeth Partridge Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0310
Abstract

Mary Elizabeth Partridge (1912-1989) of Mt. Airy, North Carolina, served as a recreation supervisor for the American Red Cross from 1943 to 1971.

The collection contains correspondence, maps, patches, photographs, newspaper clippings, programs, and official documents pertaining to Partridge's service in the Red Cross.

Dates: 1935 - 1972

Ruth Mary Petry Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0319
Abstract Ruth Mary Petry (1916-2004) of Ithaca, New York, served in the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) from 1943 to 1944. Petry was stationed at Avenger Field in Sweetwater, Texas and at Courtland Air Base, Alabama, during her time in the service.Collection contains information about Petry's experiences as a WASP during World War Two and as a member of the Order of Fifinella. The collection spans from 1940 to 1991. Material formats include: correspondence from 1943 to 1949 and 1961...
Dates: 1940-1991 and undated

Marie Louise Pihlblad Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0326
Abstract

Marie Louise Pihlblad was a member of the Women's Army Corp (WAC) during World War II.

Letters document Marie Louise Pihlblad's experiences in the WAC while stationed at Camp Lee, Virginia (now Fort Lee), from 1943 to 1945. Detailed accounts are given of her daily life at Camp Lee, USO shows, uniforms, traveling along the United States eastern seaboard, and the financial situation for a WAC.

Dates: 1942 - 1945

Lillian M. Pimlott Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0219
Abstract Lillian Mary Pimlott, a Trenton, New Jersey native, joined the U.S. Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) in March 1943 as an ensign and retired years later as a lieutenant commander in the navy.Correspondence, military papers, photographs, and printed material primarily document Lillian Pimlott's 1943-1946 service in the WAVES and her continued military service in the naval reserves. Letters to family and friends describe Pimlott's 1937 travels to England,...
Dates: 1937 - 1968

Carrie Radnik Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0269
Abstract

Carrie Radnik of Montrose, Alabama, served in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II.

Collection includes oral history interview and photographs from Radnik's service with the Army Nurse Corps in Louisiana and in Australia and New Guinea in the early 1940s.

Dates: 1942-1945, 2003; Majority of material found within 1942 - 1945

Lola H. Ryan Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0362
Abstract

Lola H. Ryan of McGraw, New York, worked as an operating room nurse in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II.\n The collection contains approximately 120 letters and v-mail written by Lola Ryan to her parents and brother. Ryan discusses her experiences of being a nurse in basic training, the conditions in wartime France, German prisoners of war, her experiences as a wartime nurse, and her longing to return home and be discharged from the army.

Dates: 1943 - 1945

Shirley Ruth Smith Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0318
Abstract Shirley R. Smith was a social worker in the American Red Cross from 1943 to 1945.Correspondence between Shirley R. Smith and her family and friends documents her service in the American Red Cross from 1943 to 1945. Letters in 1943 from Smith to her family in Wyoming, Ohio, describe her daily activities in great detail. Subjects in the spring of 1943 include her work with patients, a WAAC beauty shop, and a ceremony for Gray Ladies at her hospital in Indiana. Letters from...
Dates: 1941 - 1945

Clara Fredere Sullivan Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0450
Abstract

Clara Releder Fredere Sullivan, a North Carolina native, served as a nurse with the U.S. Army during World War I.

This collection contains an album of photographs taken during Clara's time in the Army Nurse Corps, a copy of handwritten reminiscences, a copy of her certificate of identity from the War Department, and a medical kit.

Dates: 1918 - 1919

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Armenaki, Doris Wofford (1923-2013) 1
Bachman, Elizabeth 1
Bain, Susan Winston 1
Bennett, Judith C. 1
Blee, Elizabeth "Betsy" (Elizabeth "Betsy" Summer Blee) 1
Branson, Deborah Elizabeth 1
Bright, Jean Marie 1
Brister, Jane Gail 1
Brossard, Nicolle (Brossard, Nicolle M.) 1
Brown, Grace I. 1
Brune, Rachel Ann 1
Carter family. 1
Carter, Nancy E. 1
Carter, Peggy 1
Cox, Catherine 1
Crick, Genevieve 1
Curtis, Ruth E. 1
Davis, Gretchen C. 1
Doucet, Nadine Dotts 1
Fischer, Marcelle K. 1
Fox, Charlesanna L. 1
Furman, Sara 1
Furstman, Arline E. 1
Garrett, Caroline Morrison 1
Gilbert, Esther 1
Harris, Norma L. 1
Hedding, Lou A. 1
Herbert, Bessie L. 1
Heyer, Anne Elisabeth 1
Hicks, Mattie Donnell 1
Horton, Evelyn E. 1
Huheey, Anne 1
Irma Jackson Cayton Wertz 1
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Jackson, Wilma Leona 1
Kropp, Ruth C. 1
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Lapham, Dr. Mary Emily 1
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Walker, Winona Franklin 1
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