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Nurses In World War 2 News

World War II nurse from Maine subject of new book Rod Tenney said his family never spoke about what his aunt, a World War II nurse, experienced in her three years in an internment camp in the Philippines. As he grew older, however, Tenney learned more about his aunt, Alice Zwicker, one of the 77 Army and … Read more on Centralmaine A Brief History of Female Nurses in the… Read More »

49_Names of Union soldiers were scrawled along the walls

nurses in world war 2 images: 49_Names of Union soldiers were scrawled along the walls Image by Jim Surkamp Money Wizard R. D. Shepherd and His Fabled Building – McMurran Hall, Shepherdstown, WV by Jim Surkamp civilwarscholars.com/?p=13106 7907 words. Made possible with the generous, community-minded support of American Public University, offering a quality, online education. The interpretations of posts in civilwarscholars.com do not in any way reflect the modern-day policies… Read More »

Nurse in Iconic World War II Kissing Photo in Times Square Dies at 92

Nurse in Iconic World War II Kissing Photo in Times Square Dies at 92 Greta Friedman, the woman kissed passionately by an American sailor in the iconic black and white picture taken in Times Square here after the World War II ended in 1945, has died. Friedman, 92, died of pneumonia, her son, Joshua Friedman, said. Friedman … Read more on Outlook India World War II flight nurse preserves special… Read More »

4_Who knew that in ten fleeting days

nurses in world war 1 images: 4_Who knew that in ten fleeting days Image by Jim Surkamp Money Wizard R. D. Shepherd and His Fabled Building – McMurran Hall, Shepherdstown, WV by Jim Surkamp civilwarscholars.com/?p=13106 7907 words. Made possible with the generous, community-minded support of American Public University, offering a quality, online education. The interpretations of posts in civilwarscholars.com do not in any way reflect the modern-day policies of the… Read More »

Nurses In World War 2 photos

nurses in world war 2 images: Number 97 GORE, Maxwell Image by State Records SA GRG26/5/4 Photographic Portraits of South Australian Soldiers, Sailors and Nurses who took part in World War One Number 97, GORE, Maxwell 50th Battalion Place of Birth: St Peters Residence: St Peters POW in Germany from April 2 1917 SRSA ref: GRG26/5/4/97 Number 16 TURNER, Robert James & Number 17 TURNER, Phillip Image by State Records… Read More »

Nurses In World War 1

nurses in world war 1 images: Signed Photo by Millvina Dean. Youngest Survivor of The Titanic Disaster. Image by Jimmy Big Potatoes I bought this photo of RMS Titanic signed by Millvina Dean about 12 years ago. While she was still alive. I purchased it from The Folkestone Stamp Shop who had organized The Signing Event by the Lady Herself. Sadly Millvina passed away on the 31st of May 2009… Read More »

Nurses In World War 2 News

Nurse Kissing A Sailor In Iconic World War II Photo Dies At 92 New York: The woman in an iconic photo shown kissing an ecstatic sailor in Times Square celebrating the end of World War II has died. Greta Zimmer Friedman was 92. Friedman, who fled Austria during the war as a 15-year-old, died Thursday at a hospital in … Read more on NDTV World War II Kissing Nurse Dies:… Read More »

Nurses In World War I photos

nurses in world war i: WE – Historical Bristol Street Directory 1871 Image by brizzle born and bred Mathews’ Bristol Street Directory 1871 Weare’s Buildings, York Road, Bedminster Weare’s Gardens, Newfoundland Lane Weare Street, Bath Road to St Luke’s Road Mrs Crook, shopkeeper George Osborne, grocer, etc Mary Ann Cole, ginger beer manufacturer William Osborne, boot maker St. Luke’s National School In 1898 for boys, girls and infants. Also noted… Read More »

WWI – Medical Scenes in France R15 220733-09 | Footage Farm

If you wish to acquire broadcast quality material of this reel or want to know more about our Public Domain collection, contact us at info@footagefarm.co.uk [WWI – Medical Scenes in France – Reel 15] Entrance hospital and courtyard. American ? servicemen pose; nurses in uniform pose. Panoramic shot countryside outskirts of small industrial? town. Two French officers exit large door and shake hands. Mutilated faces – graphic CUs showing scars… Read More »

ANZAC GIRLS – Trailer DVD AANS Australian Nurses In WW1 ABC TV Mini-Series

DVD available from http://booksonwaraustralia.com/dvd-on-war/1094-anzac-girls-dvd-abc-nurses-ww1.html We also now have in stock the book that the Other Anzacs Book was partly based on: “We Are Here Too” which is the Diaries and letters of Sister Olive Haynes – Olive in the mini-series http://booksonwaraustralia.com/digger-diarystories/1142-anzac-girl-sister-olive-haynes-diaries-we-are-here-too-book.html In Australia, the ABC screening premiered on Sunday 10th August 2014. DVD was released on 3 x DVD Discs. The series was extremely popular.

World War II flight nurse preserves special stories

World War II flight nurse preserves special stories World War II flight nurse Dorothy White Errair, 91, of Waterford Township is the national president of the World War II Fight Nurse Association and has stories to tell about what she and other flight nurses experienced as they pioneered the intensive care … Read more on The Oakland Press York County World War II nurse: ‘You know, it was the biggest… Read More »