• #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Deborah Jo Pereira

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army Veteran Deborah Jo Pereira, who enlisted in the military at a unique time in her life and in American history.

  • Carolyn Dusty Pruitt: Preacher for equality

    Army Veteran Carolyn Dusty Pruitt served in the Women’s Army Corps and later in the Army Reserve. While in the Reserve, she attended seminary school after feeling called to become a pastor. In 1983, Pruitt gave an interview to the Los Angeles Times about the “Gay, God conflict,” and her commander in the Reserve began an investigation that resulted in Pruitt being discharged.

  • Happy birthday Harriet! 100 candles!

    Harriet Daniel served with the Women’s Army Corps (WAC) in WWII. She was a teletype operator in Italy from 1943 to 1945. For her wedding, her roommate sewed her wedding dress from a parachute.

  • Bettie J. Morden: A driver for women’s rights

    Veteran Bettie J. Morden was an advocate for women’s rights in the military and later became a quintessential historian, sharing her stories on and off the field.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Anna Marie Hulick

    Army Veteran Anna Marie Hulick was a secretary in the Women’s Army Corps during World War II.

  • From Elvis to Berlin’s Wannasee House, Women’s Army Corps Veteran highlights her life of service

    After her high school graduation, Doris Harding enlisted in the Women’s Army Corps and went to Fort McClellan in Anniston, Alabama, where she completed her basic training.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Alice Evamae Ewing Phillips

    Women’s Army Corps Veteran Alice Evamae Ewing Phillips served during World War II in the medical field.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Mary V. Cowan Geffken

    Army Veteran Mary V. Cowan Geffken was assigned to Pentagon’s “Secret Room” during World War II and selected as the model for the most famous W.A.C. recruiting poster of World War II

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army Veteran Althea Semanchik

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Army World War II Veteran Althea Prexeda Semanchik Turlington. Althea passed away in 1996. We honor her service.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Gordena Lane

    WAC Veteran Gordena Lane served as a Surgical Technician from 1945-1946.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Mabel Kauffman

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Women’s Army Corps Veteran Mabel Kauffman. Mabel served during World War II. When she turned 20, she signed up to be a part of the Women’s Army Corps. Mabel worked in a dental clinic during the war.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Violet Hill Askins Gordon

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Women’s Army Corps Veteran Violet Hill Askins […]

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