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L38-24.01.01 Rear Admiral Alene B. Duerk

<p>Rear Admiral Alene B. Duerk, Director of Navy Nurse Corps became the first female admiral to swear in an entire boot company when she enlisted the 86 man Cinicinnati Reds Recruit Company at Riverfront Stadium, Cincinnati, Ohio. Included in the photograph are CAPTKenneth C. Cornell, CDR E.F. Poyet, LCDR Larry R. Dominiak, and HTC Bobbie Warren.</p>
Title: L38-24.01.01 Rear Admiral Alene B. Duerk
Caption: Rear Admiral Alene B. Duerk, Director of Navy Nurse Corps became the first female admiral to swear in an entire boot company when she enlisted the 86 man Cinicinnati Reds Recruit Company at Riverfront Stadium, Cincinnati, Ohio. Included in the photograph are CAPTKenneth C. Cornell, CDR E.F. Poyet, LCDR Larry R. Dominiak, and HTC Bobbie Warren.
Accession #: L38
Catalog #: L38-24.01.01
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