Category: United States Navy Nurse Corps

Categories: United States Navy

The United States Navy Nurse Corps was officially established by Congress in 1908; however, unofficially, women had been working as nurses aboard Navy ships and in Navy hospitals for nearly 100 years. The Corps was all-female until 1965.

For more detailed service information about the unit and the personnel who served in the United_States_Navy_Nurse_Corps in specific wars/conflicts, see:

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03 Apr 1924 North Carolina, United States - 02 Jan 1969
18 Mar 1931 Camden, Camden, New Jersey, USA - 05 Aug 2012
02 Nov 1921 Troy, Obion, Tennessee, United States - abt 11 Jul 2018

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