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csziggy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-18-11 09:56 PM
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21. My Mom was also a Navy nurse
Edited on Sun Sep-18-11 10:05 PM by csziggy
She's still going strong at 90, but she was very young when she enlisted almost straight out of nursing school.

Mom served in Virginia Beach and then in Hawaii until the end of the war.
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  -Women of World War II (dial up warning, very pic heavy ! ) steve2470  Sep-18-11 11:44 AM   #0 
  - Wonderful photos. n/t  Abin Sur   Sep-18-11 11:48 AM   #1 
  - Cool thanks for posting.  FSogol   Sep-18-11 11:48 AM   #2 
  - Neat stuff!  treestar   Sep-18-11 11:56 AM   #3 
  - Aviatrix Hanna Reitsch was a Fascist Scum to the very end.  devilgrrl   Sep-18-11 11:59 AM   #4 
  - Sad to consider the many that perished...  Auggie   Sep-18-11 12:02 PM   #5 
  - What a great post! Thanks! Makes me proud to be a woman.  Honeycombe8   Sep-18-11 12:15 PM   #6 
  - My Mother was a WAVE in WW2  Loge23   Sep-18-11 12:23 PM   #7 
  - what a wonderful role model for you  dana_b   Sep-18-11 01:45 PM   #10 
  - Great pics. Thanks.  RZM   Sep-18-11 01:24 PM   #8 
  - Wonderful pix. I have one of my mother and her coworkers from the War Department  Ilsa   Sep-18-11 01:41 PM   #9 
  - fantastic shots!  dana_b   Sep-18-11 01:46 PM   #11 
  - How can you pass over, JACQUELINE JACKIECOCHRAN who won the 1938 Bendix air race  FogerRox   Sep-18-11 05:24 PM   #12 
  - That's such a terrific series of photographs.  blue neen   Sep-18-11 06:37 PM   #13 
  - I'm suprised this doesn't have 4,000 recs by now. I'll give it one!  Poll_Blind   Sep-18-11 06:41 PM   #14 
  - Truly awesome pics!  Odin2005   Sep-18-11 08:12 PM   #15 
  - K & R !!! - Thank You !!!  WillyT   Sep-18-11 08:19 PM   #16 
  - That was great!  JNelson6563   Sep-18-11 08:54 PM   #17 
  - Another was Lydia Litvyak, the White Rose of Stalingrad.  The Velveteen Ocelot   Sep-18-11 08:58 PM   #18 
  - My late aunt, Wilma Pontzius.  Prisoner_Number_Six   Sep-18-11 09:01 PM   #19 
  - My Mom was also a Navy nurse  csziggy   Sep-18-11 09:56 PM   #21 
  - Phenomenal photos...  a la izquierda   Sep-18-11 09:13 PM   #20 
  - I know that these are war time photos, but how many fat people do you see in these photos?  glowing   Sep-19-11 12:56 AM   #22 
  - K&R.  BzaDem   Sep-19-11 01:04 AM   #23 
  - yet according to THE PACIFIC  Skittles   Sep-19-11 01:08 AM   #24 

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