Corporal Virginia E. Coward of Chicago, Illinois, distributes bed linens to a group of new “boots” at Camp Lejeune, New River, North Carolina, while Private First Class Jean Winton of Manhattan Beach, California, looks on. They are part of the first contingent of Marine Corps Women Reserves to train at a Marine base. From left to right they are: Alice Eggleston, Salt Lake City, Utah; Ann Scherman, Wetonka, South Dakota; Rose Marciniak, Minneapolis, Minnesota; Charlotte Fisher, Grand Junction, Colorado; Doris L. Stephan, Sanborn, North Dakota; Margaret M. Julian, Spokane, Washington; Barbara B. Pfeifer, San Francisco, California; Wenda Rudolph, Oregon City, Oregon.
Photo source: Official USMC photo
Usage: Public Domain