Reference Number: hwrd1311
Publisher: University of Hawaii at Manoa Library
From back of print: Major General Henry T. Burgin, commanding general, Central Pacific Base Command, presents Miss Vivian Chong, Honolulu, Hawaii, with her record of service with the Women's Army Volunteer Corps at the final review of the Organized Defense Volunteer Unit at Iolani Palace on 2 July 1945. Members of this organization donated their services to the Army as their contribution to the prosecution of the war against Japan, driving trucks, performing many types of clerical work, without compensation.
Document Type: Black and White Photograph
Category: Military Service - Hawaii, Oahu, U.S. Army, U.S. Army - Awards, U.S. Army - Ceremonies, U.S. Army - Personnel, Volunteer Defense Corps, Women Workers, Women's Army Volunteer Corps (WAVC)
Date Digitized: 2006-02-28
Format Extent: Photograph: 21 x 25.5 cm
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Source: Hawaii War Records Depository, Archives & Manuscripts Department, University of Hawaii at Manoa Library
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