Adele Bockfinger

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Record 182/959
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Collection Winnebago County Historical Commission
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description Gelatin print of Adele Bockfinger.
Year Range from 1938
Event World War II
Year range to 1943
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Bust view of Adele Bockfinger wearing Civilian dress.
Inscription on back reads, "Lt. Adele Barrchy (spelling is illegible)/Nurse on Guadalcanal/Lt. Adele Bockfinger" and that the donor was "Middy Bockfinger/27 Hazel Street/Oshkosh". However, no one by any of these names could be found in local newspapers or Oshkosh City Directories at this or any other address.
Object ID P2005.20.110
Object Name Print, Photographic
People Bockfinger, Adele
Print size 8" x 10"
Subjects Portrait photographs
World War II
United States Army Nurse Corps
Pacific Theater of Operations
Title Adele Bockfinger
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