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Navy Flight Nurse Jane Kendeigh checks a wounded patient’s wrist during the trip from Iwo Jima, March 1945. Ensign Kendeigh was the first Navy flight nurse on Iwo Jima and later Okinawa. Photo size: 1809 × 1476 Photo source: U.S….
Flight Nurse Ensign Miriam R. Serrick, NC, USNR, fills a syringe with penicillin prior to injection during an air evacuation flight, circa 1945. Photo size: 2208 × 2624 Photo source: National Museum of the U.S. Navy Usage: Public Domain
First U.S. Navy Flight Nurse to perform her duties on a battlefield, Ensign Jane L. Kendeigh, NC, USNR, waits while the delicate task of loading the wounded onboard the Air Evacuation plane is completed, March 6, 1945. Photo size: 1170…