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Operational Archives Branch
Naval Historical Center
805 Kidder Breese Street SE
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5060

Papers of
Emma Colebourn Cannon

Scope and Content Note

This collection holds photocopies of official documents relating to Emma Colebourn Cannon's service in the Navy Nurse Corps. Included are her appointment to the Nurse Corps on 29 March 1918, discharge paper dated 8 March 1922, and 1922 Civil Service rating.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as the Papers of Emma Colebourn Cannon, Operational Archives Branch, Naval Historical Center, Washington, D.C.

Subject Headings (LCSH)

United States. Navy--History--Sources
United States. Navy--Women.
United States. Navy Dept. Nurse Corps.
Nurses--United States.


0.25 cubic feet

6 August 2002