Jane Jeffrey citation, 1918

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.

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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

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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