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Army Nurses: World War II and Korean War Images

Army Nurse Corps History Home > Army Nursing History in Pictures

 

Image, Army Nurse Insignia Image Text, Army Nurses: World War II and Korean War Images Image, Army Nurse Corps Insignia
SC Photo # 139261

SC 139261
Nurse Betty Evans checks thermometers.
8 April 1942, Iceland

Signal Corps Photo # 13262

SC 13262
Nurse Betty Evans writes her report.
8 April 1942, Iceland.

Signal Corps Photo #125475

SC 125475
Typical nurse attending patient
Camp Forrest, Tenn.
22 Sept. 1941

Signal Corps Photo # 130611 

SC 130611
Maj. Gen. Gregory, Quartermaster General discusses Army nurses' clothing with Lt. Alice Montgomery, Lt. Josephine Etz, and Lt. Leophile Bouchard, of Walter Reed Hospital 

Signal Corps Photo # 127362 

SC 127362
Maj. Gen. C.H. Bonesteel addressing nurses before embarking to Iceland 
4 Sept. 1941

Signal Corps Photo # 137665

SC 137665
Army Nurse Blanche E. Ellis and T/Sgt. George F. Slayton Det. Med. Dept. arrange sterile gloves at 21st General Hospital, Ft. Benning, GA
20 May 1942

Signal Corps Photo # 138593

SC 138593 
Calisthenics of the nurse of the Camp Hospital at
the Field House.
Camp Joseph T. Robinson, Arkansas
10 March 1942 

Signal Corps Photo # 132367

SC 132367
Representatives of the
Army Nurse Corps from the nine Army Corps Areas meet in Washington to discuss recruiting
of Army nurses, April 1942

Signal Corps Photo # 134055

SC 134055 
Nurse Bernice Simmet selects a pair of rubber gloves for use during an appendectomy. Fort Benning, GA 20 July 1941.

Signal Corps Photo # 134056

SC 134056 
Nurse B. Simmet assists Major George G. Octjen Surgeon, in an appendectomy. Nurse A. B. Knight supplies oxygen as needed and Pvt. P. J. Devine is orderly. Ft. Benning, GA 20 July 1941.

Signal Corps Photo # 134061

SC 134061 
Army Nurses shown waiting their turn to get breakfast. Nurses are fed "Cafeteria Style" their food is given to them exclusive of their salary. Ft. Benning, GA 21 July 1941 

Painting, Frontline Nursing
 

"Frontline Nursing"
by Manuel Tolegian
WWII
Camp White, Oregon 1944

Painting, Teamwork in the Field
 

"Teamwork In The Field"
by Manuel Tolegian 
WWII
Camp White, Oregon 1944
 

Painting, Nurses' Field Kitchen

"Nurses' Field Kitchen"
by Manuel Tolegian
WWII
Camp White, Oregon 1944
 

Painting, Laboratory Warfare
 

"Laboratory Warfare"
by Manuel Tolegian
WWII Camp White, Oregon
1944

Drawing, Pretty Nurses
 

"Pretty Nurses"
by Manuel Tolegian
WWII 

Painting, Nurses in Tent
 

"Nurses In Tent"
by John Groth
Korean War

Painting, Nurses Tent  

"Nurses Tent"
by John Groth 
Korean War 
 

Painting, Doctors and Nurses at Work #4  

"Doctors and Nurses at Work #4
by John Groth
Korean War
 

Painting, Army Nurses Taking a Break  

"Army Nurses Taking Break"
by John Groth
Korean War 

Drawing, Nurses Chow Line

"Nurses Chow Line"
Korean War
by John Groth
 

Drawing, Nurses in Tent  Washing Hair

"Nurses In Tent Washing Hair"
Korean War
by John Groth

Painting, Nurses Giving Plasma
 

"Nurse Giving Plasma"
by John Groth
Korean War

Painting, Nurses at Work

"Nurses at Work" 
by John Groth
Korean War 
 


This exhibit  designed and digitized by, Miss Brandy Carter, Summer Intern

U.S. Army Center of Military History, 1999.