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Unpublished Photos Capture the Lifesaving Role of Nurses in World War II
When nurses and their grateful patients around the world mark International Nurses Day on Friday, they will also be marking the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth on May 12, 1820. Though nursing has always been an important profession, the story …
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World War II Nurses
During World War II (1939-45) nearly sixty thousand American nurses served in the Army Nurse Corps (ANC). Whether stationed in Europe or in the Pacific, they risked their lives daily, working on or near the front lines; on land, sea, and air transport …