These World War II Army nurses photographed in 1942 were fitted with net-covered helmets, similar to the helmets issued to Soldiers sent into combat. During the WWII, there were more than 59,000 Army nurses on duty.
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Washington, District of Columbia - These World War II Army nurses photographed in 1942 were fitted with net-covered helmets, similar to the helmets issued to Soldiers sent into combat. During the WWII, there were more than 59,000 Army nurses on duty.


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