Portrait of Navy Nurse Ann A. Bernatitus

Portrait of Navy Nurse Ann A. Bernatitus

Ann Agnes Bernatitus was a United States Navy nurse who served during World War II. In October 1942, she became the first American recipient of the Legion of Merit (legionnaire) for her heroism during the siege of Bataan and Corregidor from December 1941 through April 1942.

Photo size: 1330 × 1927
Photo source: U.S. Navy
Usage: Public Domain




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