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Description In-Service Pin: gold rectangular shape; blue enamel around edges; white enamel center; blue enamel star in interior. Worn by family members who had a son or daughter serving in the military.

Jessica Ann Davis was born in Omro, Wis. in 1890. According to her death certificate she moved to Rockford, Ill. in 1912. She attended nursing school at the Rockford Hospital Training School and graduated on June 11, 1918. On July 1, 1918 joined the Army Nurse Corp. She was stationed at the Base Hospital at Camp Grant, in Rockford, IL, and served at Camp Hospital No. 52 in Le Mans, France. She received her discharge on June 20, 1919. She worked as a nurse in Rockford, Ill until her retirement in 1959. She married a man by the name of Stigman who preceded her in death. She died June 14, 1964.
Year Range from 1918
Event World War I
Year range to 1919
Object ID 5877-T12
Object Name Pin
People Davis, Jessica Ann
Stigman, Jessica Davis
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