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Military nursing -- United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

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

Mattie Donnell Hicks Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0044
Abstract African American nurse Mattie Donnell Hicks of Greensboro, N.C., served in the Army Nurse Corps from 1945 to 1966.Artifacts, an oral history interview, and textiles document her service in the Army Nurse Corps during World War II and the Korean War. Artifacts include service ribbons, cuff buttons, and shoulder insignia. The oral history interview documents Hicks's early life, her military service, and her post-war life in Greensboro, N.C. Specific subjects include basic training at...
Dates: 1942 - 1999

Mary J. Hill Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0422
Abstract Mary J. Hill was a Union nurse who worked at the Fairfax Seminary Hospital in 1865, during the American Civil War.
Dates: 1865; Other: Date acquired: 03/09/2008

Personal Correspondence, 1865

 File — Box 1
Identifier: WV 0422- File Box 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains eight letters written by Hill and one by her huysband Sgt. Willis Hill to their daughters Ella and Josephine. The letters contain information about the life of a Civil War nurse, the feelings of loneliness and sorry at being seperated from her family, and the soliders and staff she knew at the hospital.
Dates: 1865

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