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Navy Nurse Uniform Jacket
Lent from WIMSA

Navy Nurse Uniform Jacket

Credit: Lent from WIMSA

Dimensions / Weight

Dimensions: 25.25" H x 15" W

Physical Description

White collered shirt with black striping on edges and sleeves and black buttons.

General History

During World War II, women were recruited into the Navy Women's Services (WAVES). Of these women more than 14,000 Navy nurses served stateside, on oversees hospital ships, and as flight nurses during the war.


Keywords

Country: United States
War: World War II
Service: Navy
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