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Identifier: WV 0523
Irma Jackson Cayton Wertz (1911-2007) of Detroit, Michigan, served as an officer in African American units of the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) and later the Women's Army Corps (WAC) from 1942-1945.
The collection is made up of nine photographs and one letter from Wertz to her mother.
1942 - 1945; Other: Date acquired: 05/01/2007
- Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States -- Photographs
- Subject: Women veterans -- United States
- Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States
- Subject: Women in war
- Subject: African American soldiers