Interview with Martha V. Penn, October 23, 1986

Project: American Veterans: World War Two Oral History Project

Interview Summary

Lt. Penn served as a nurse with the 35th Evacuation Hospital of the Third Army-- trained at Ft. Benjamin Harrison-- Indiana; describes duties as a circulation nurse in England (checking medical equipment before operations)-- crossing the English Channel - impressions of the massive build up of Allied ships-- setting up field hospital-- treating casualities-- impressions of war-torn Saint-Lo-- light hearted experiences in Paris-- Luxembourg and Switzerland

Interview Accession

1986oh286_ww069

Interviewee Name

Martha V. Penn

Interviewer Name

Arthur L. Kelly

Interview Date

1986-10-23

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Penn, Martha V. Interview by Arthur L. Kelly. 23 Oct. 1986. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Penn, M.V. (1986, October 23). Interview by A. L. Kelly. American Veterans: World War Two Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Penn, Martha V., interview by Arthur L. Kelly. October 23, 1986, American Veterans: World War Two Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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