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GCM03680B Director Hobby of the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) taking oath of office as a Colonel in the U.S. Army

   
Date: July 5, 1943

Physical Description:

Photographic print. 8" x 10". original envelope contents: 2 photographic prints, typed information on back.

Subjects: World War II, Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps/Women’s Army Corps

; Hobby Oveta Culp; Lewis Henry B.; Marshall, George C.; Somervell, Brehon B.; Ryder, Mel (collector)



Director Oveta Culp Hobby of the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) is shown taking the oath of office as a Colonel in the Army of the United States, commanding the Women’s Army Corps (WAC). Left to right are Brigadier General Henry B. Lewis, acting Adjutant General of the Army; General George C. Marshall, Chief of Staff; Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby, and Lieutenant General Brehon B. Sommervell, commanding general of the Army Service Forces.

U.S. Army Signal Corps Photograph, SC 176893

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Location: Vault
Call No. GCM03680B

Language: english