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Vietnam War 1956 - 1975
Battle Dressing: Poems about the
Journey of a Nurse in Vietnam by Dusty
Nurses - Australian Surgical Teams Vietnam (CN-ASTV) - As a result of
exposure to various elements of the war in Vietnam, many nurses who served
there are now ill or ailing and the civilian nurses are getting no
compensation for their disabilities. This has led to the formation of the
CN-ASTV(Civilian Nurses - Australian Surgical Teams, Vietnam 1964-1972).
Cammermeyer - Biography - Breaking the Silence..........
HISTORY OF THE ARMY NURSE CORPS - (Slide Presentation with Narration)
Women - Moving stories, images and poems written by or dedicated to
the Nurses "in country" during the Viet Nam war.
Praise of a Vietnam Nurse - A poem
by Mike W. Jones
I R O N
N U R S E S - Poetry and Photography Honoring U.S. Veterans
Memories of Naval Nursing: The Vietnam Era - compiled by RADM Maryanne
Gallagher Ibach, USNR (Pdf File)
Nurses in Vietnam - A moving website, featuring
In their Own Words (first person
accounts), In Their
Own Pictures (photo tours), As Told To
(interviews) and much more.
"Nursing in Three Wars" - Althea Williams, Retired Colonel, U.S. Army.
November 30, 1994 Interviewer: Rheba Massey
Oral Histories: U.S. Navy Nurse in Saigon, 1963, During Vietnam Conflict
- Recollections of Lieutenant Commander Bobbi Hovis, Nurse Corps (Ret.),
concerning the coup d'etat on 1 November 1963 that overthrew President Ngo
Dinh Diem of the Republic of [South] Vietnam
Pain and Pride - Marion Mullin, RN, Danang; Pat Walsh, RN; Susan
Leigh, ANC, Anne Payne, ANC. "Our guys would shoot them and we would patch
them up," she said.
Sharon Ann Lane, first nurse to die in combat in vietnam - A soldiers
THE AUSTRALIAN INVOLVEMENT IN "VIETNAM" - About 210 Australian
nurses travelled to South Vietnam between 1964 and 1972 to care for
injured civilians during the war. Susan Hudson talks with a few who have
received long overdue recognition for their work.
The Nurse with Round Eyes (1971) Gayle Smith - I wanted to go to
Vietnam to help people who didn't belong there.
The Women of the Army Nurse Corps During the Vietnam War - The history
of the Army Nurse Corps (ANC)in Vietnam began in April, 1956 when
threeArmy nurses arrived in Saigon, Republic ofVietnam. PDF/Adobe Acrobat
Unarmed and under fire:An oral history of female Vietnam
vets-(Article)-The armed forces sent women to
Vietnam, but an official record of their presence there doesn't really
exist. An eye opening article with photos.
'We were all that stood between them and death' -
When she left Vietnam in late March 1973, she
was the last female
nurse to leave the 95th Evacuation Hospital at Danang.
Vietnam - This website has a collection of articles and published
documents, including letters and audiotapes by and about women who served
WOMEN'S VIETNAM EXPERIENCES... the rest of the story
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Thursday May 20, 2010