U.S. Army Nurses Train for Combat Duty During World War II Ca. 1943Unknown - 1943
Although female nurses had been recognized as part of the U.S. Army and Navy in previous conflicts, World War II marked the first time that women were trained to work in combat situations. In addition to working as nurses, women joined the Women's Army Corps (WAC), the navy's Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service (WAVES), and the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) as a part of the overall war effort.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : , WPA Film Library, , 
Copyright Date: ©1943
Characteristics: video file,rda 1 online resource (1 video file (0 min., 35 sec.)) : sound
Alternative Title: United States Army Nurses Train for Combat Duty During World War II ca. 1943