• America250: Navy Veteran Lenah S. Higbee

    This week’s America250 salute is Navy Veteran Lenah S. Higbee, the first living female recipient of the Navy Cross.

  • America250: Navy Veteran Ann Agnes Bernatitus

    This week’s America250 salute is Navy Veteran Ann Agnes Bernatitus, a World War II nurse who was the first Legion of Merit recipient.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Phyllis Mae Dailey

    On International Women's Day, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Phyllis Mae Dailey, the first African American Navy Nurse Corps member.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Sharolyn Walcutt

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Sharolyn Walcutt, who served as a nurse on the hospital ship USS Repose during the Vietnam War.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Dorothy Angela Ryan

    On the anniversary of the end of Desert Storm’s ground war, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Dorothy Angela Ryan, who served in the war.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Shirley Jean Walz

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Shirley Jean Walz, who served in the Navy nurse corps on active duty and the Reserve from 1962 to 1995.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Laura Mae Cobb

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Laura Mae Cobb, who was a member of the Nurse Corps during World War I and World War II.

  • Navy Nurse Serves Three Wars and 30 Years

    U.S. Navy veteran, Capt. Helen Brooks served during three wars, joining the Navy Nurse Corps in 1944 and continued service through Korea and Vietnam.

  • Celebrating Lou Covington’s 100th Birthday and Her Service in the U.S. Navy

    We celebrate the 100th birthday of World War II Veteran Lou Covington, who served for over 22 years as a nurse in the U.S. Navy.

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