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Doris Evelyn McCraw Cobb Collection

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Doris Evelyn McCraw Cobb Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Doris Evelyn McCraw Cobb
State of Birth:
VA
Home State:
TX
Gender
Female
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1945-1946
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army Nurse Corps
Unit of Service
102nd General Hospital; 111th General Hospital; 136th Station Hospital; 189th General Hospital; 173rd General Hospital; 50th Field Hospital; 98th General Hospital
Location of Service
Fort Benjamin Harrison, Indiana; Cambridge, Ohio; Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania; Camp Kilmer, New Jersey; Fort Dix, New Jersey; England; Soissons, France; Munich, Germany; European Theater
Highest Rank
Colonel
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran also served at Billings General Hospital in Indiana; and Fletcher General Hospital in Ohio.

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1956-1974
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army Nurse Corps
Unit of Service
1st Army; 3rd Army; 5th Field Hospital; 130th Station Hospital
Location of Service
Fort Jay, New York; Boston, Massachusetts; Fort Sam Houston, Texas; Tacoma, Washington; Fort McPherson, Georgia; Fort Monroe, Virginia; Bangkok, Thailand; Heidelberg, Germany; Okinawa
Highest Rank
Colonel
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran also served at Brooke Army General Hospital in Texas; and Madigan General Hospital in Washington State.

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Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Photograph: Mixed (Multiple types of photographs) [9 items] -- Photographs
Interviewer:
Ruth Stewart
Contributor:
Ruth Stewart
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Women's Overseas Service League, San Antonio Unit
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/41202
Subjects:
Cobb, Doris Evelyn McCraw
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Nurse Corps.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Nurse Corps.
Cite as:
Doris Evelyn McCraw Cobb Collection
(AFC/2001/001/41202), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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