Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

W.A.T.C. Girls Saluting Col. Shoemaker

image number:

P0038162

description:

The Women's Auxiliary Training Corps (WATC)was created by IU to train women for future roles in the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) or the Naval auxiliary Women Appointed for Volunteer Services (WAVES).

date taken:

1942 September

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 7

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

photographer studio:

Furnish

donor image number:

5799

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Shoemaker, Raymond L.

personal name:

Schlee, Sonya

personal name:

Chalfant, Elsie

personal name:

Mott, Rebecca

personal name:

Holsinger, Lorraine

location of individuals:

(l to r) Raymond L. Shoemaker, Sonya Schlee, Elsie Chalfant, Rebecca Mott, Lorraine Holsinger

corporate name:

Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC)

corporate name:

Military Department

corporate name:

Women's Auxiliary Training Corps (WATC)

topic:

Military leadership

topic:

Women

topic:

Saluting

topic:

Cadets

topic:

World War II

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Military