Contributed by Maine Historical Society
Jane Jeffrey (later Ricker), a Red Cross nurse in World War I, was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross. She was wounded when a German shell burst in the evacuation hospital where she worked. She was seriously injured in the attack.
About This Item
- Title: Jane Jeffrey citation, 1918
- Creation Date: 1919-02-14
- Subject Date: 1919-02-14
- Town: Poland Spring
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Ink on paper
- Local Code: 4090*b
- Object Type: Text
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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