U.S. Army Nurse Ora Hicks Oral History

Ora Hicks talked about her life, focusing on her work as a U.S. Army nurse during World War II. In this oral history she recounts… read more

Ora Hicks talked about her life, focusing on her work as a U.S. Army nurse during World War II. In this oral history she recounts volunteering for the Army as a nurse and details her career in the war and post-war years, including an assignment at a camp in Arizona for German POWs. 

The National World War II Museum in New Orleans conducted oral histories to record the experiences of World War II veterans and those Americans living and working on the Home Front. Ora Hicks' story helps document the impact of World War II and the post-war period on the lives of American women. The location of the interview is not known. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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U.S. Army Nurse Ora Hicks Oral History

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First Aired:
Dec 13, 2009
Last Aired:
Dec 14, 2009

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  • Dec 13, 2009 | 2:41pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 13, 2009 | 8:40pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 14, 2009 | 2:40am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 14, 2009 | 8:40am EST | C-SPAN 3
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