1. LIBRARY CATALOG
  2. DATABASES
  3. JOURNAL A-Z List
  4. SUBJECT GUIDES
  5. LIBRARY SERVICES

The Betty H. Carter Women Veterans Historical Project

WAVES battalion photo, Bethesda, Maryland

Search the Collection


AND   OR   EXACT PHRASE
Click image to enlarge

Object ID: WV0491.6.002

Description: Written on the front page of theis photograph is "Company Battalion 2, U.S.N. [Navy] Hospital Corps School (Women's Reserve), Bethesda, Maryland." The women standing in formation are WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service—U.S. Navy) and wear the standard short sleeve t-shirt, regulation WAVES tie, and the standard WAVES white skirt with a unique ironed fold. They all wear the identical white hat cover and blue cap ribbon.

Collection: Willa Walker Bean Papers

Rights: It is responsibility of the user to follow the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). Materials are not to be reproduced in published works without written consent, and any use should credit Jackson Library, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro.