Janet Swope, WAVE, Administrative Command

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Collection Janet Swope Shepherd
Description Roll gelatin photograph of Janet Swope Shepherd and WAVES
Event World War II
Notes Group photograph of the WAVES of the Administrative Command, United States Navy Training & Distribution Center, Farragut, Idaho. All members are identified on a seperate sheet. Janet Swope Shepherd (donor) is in the 4th row, 6th from right. Janet's date of birth is October 12th, 1918, joined Campfire Girls at age 10, got out of high school in '36, started to work the first of June in '37 in the Public Service, joined the WAVES for two years during World War II, New York for basic training, Yeoman's school in Cedar Rapids, Cedar Falls, Iowa , assigned to [Farragut], Idaho, discharged in 1946.
Object ID P2002.82.2
Object Name Photograph
People Shepherd, Janet Swope
Place Farragut, Idaho
Print size 10" x 19 1/2"
Subjects Group Photographs
World War II
United States Navy
Women Accepted for Voluntary Emergency Service (WAVES)
Title Janet Swope, WAVE, Administrative Command
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