Katherine Rehder in U.S. Nurses Corps uniform.
Katherine Engelhard Rehder (1903-1964) was born in Rocky Mount, NC and died in Wilmington, NC. She was a captain in the U.S. Nurses Corps in World War II, and is buried in Oakdale Cemetery.
Fairmont (N.C.); Navy Nurse Corps Association; Atomic bomb
Newspaper photograph of Lt. Mildred McGirt.
Mildred McGirt Dudgeon (1921-2011) was originally from Fairmont, NC, and visited family in Wilmington, NC. In 1941 she joined the U.S. Navy Nurses Corps and served on the hospital ship "Bountiful." In...