Janet Swope, WAVE

Previous Next World War II Exhibit Page Home Search
Record 153/959
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Enlarge Image
Collection Janet Swope Shepherd
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description gelatin print photograph of Janet Swope Shepherd, WAVES
Year Range from 1945
Event World War II
Film Size 3 1/2" x 5"
Year range to 1945
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Formal portrait of Yeoman Janet Alberta Swope of the WAVES. Janet's date of birth is October 12th, 1918, graduated from high school in 1936, 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 P2003.23
Object Name Photograph
People Shepherd, Janet Swope
Print size 3 1/2" x 5"
Subjects World War II
Portrait photographs
Military personnel
United States Navy
Women Accepted for Voluntary Emergency Service (WAVES)
Title Janet Swope, WAVE
COPYRIGHT INFORMATION ~ For access to this image, contact

NOTICE: This material may be freely used by non-commercial entities for educational and/or research purposes as long as this message remains on all copied material. These electronic pages cannot be reproduced in any format for profit or other presentation without the permission of The Oshkosh Public Museum. 2005 Oshkosh Public Museum, All Rights Reserved   
Last modified on: December 12, 2009