Jane Jeffrey Distinguished Service Cross, 1919

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Jane Jeffrey (later Ricker) was a British citizen who served with the American Red Cross at an Army hospital in France during World War I.

Seriously injured during a German attack, she was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross, only one of a handful of women to be so honored.

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  • Title: Jane Jeffrey Distinguished Service Cross, 1919
  • Creation Date: 1919
  • Subject Date: 1919
  • Locations:
    • Poland Spring, Cumberland County, ME
    • FR
  • Media: Metal, ribbon
  • Local Code: 4090*a
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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