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Hilda V. Sayres Collection

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Hilda V. Sayres Collection

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Name:
Hilda V. Sayres
State of Birth:
WV
Home State:
WV
Gender:
Female
Race:
White
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1943-1946
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Navy Nurse Corps
Location of Service:
Bainbridge, Maryland; Jacksonville, Florida; Clinton, Oklahoma; Royal Victoria Hospital, Netley, England
Highest Rank:
Lieutenant
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Veteran treated the first casualties of the D-Day invasion.

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Type of Resource:
Photograph: Mixed (Multiple types of photographs) [5 items] --Photographs
Manuscript: Correspondence [2 items] --Handwritten document
Manuscript: Clippings [5 items] --Typewritten document
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --Oral history interview
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --Reference copy
Interviewer:
Margaret Lohstroh
Contributor:
Margaret Lohstroh
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
National New Deal Preservation Association
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/23473
Subjects:
Sayres, Hilda V.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy Nurse Corps.
Cite as:
Hilda V. Sayres Collection
(AFC/2001/001/23473), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   9/18/2014

 

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