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Three Nurses



Three Nurses
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Title: Three Nurses
Description: Three Lieutenant nurses from Michigan pose behind a sign that declares "Off Limits To All Troops." Names, left to right, are Lieutenant Avice Cleveringa of Grand Haven, Lieutenant Irene Koehn of Detroit, and Lieutenant Ruth Holy of Battle Creek. Buildings and palm trees are in the background.

Image ID: 99996
Creation
Date:
December 5, 1943 
Creator
Name:
Doyle, Robert
Collection
Name:
Doyle, Robert. Papers : 1935-1974, 1995
Genre: Photograph
Additional
Information:
Robert Doyle was a civilian war correspondent for the Milwaukee Journal during World War II, covering the experiences of Wisconsin troops in the 32nd "Red Arrow" Division, an infantry division of the United States Army National Guard. The "Red Arrow" Division consisted mainly of soldiers from Wisconsin and Michigan.
Subjects: Trees
Buildings
Uniforms
Armed Forces
Military uniforms
World War, 1939-1945
Hairstyles
Outdoor photography
Portraits, Group
Women
Women soldiers
Officers
Signs and signboards
 

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