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She Wore The Navy Blue 

This page houses the audio series I did in early 2022, in honor of my grandmother.  Each recording is a snippet of her writing relating to her time in WWII.  None of the words are mine, I just spoke them! 

01

How She Chose The WAVES

The first part of the series.  Learn how my grandmother decided to enlist during WWII, and why she chose the WAVES

02

Boot Camp 

My grandmother describes her time at Bootcamp 

03

Nurses Corps

After Bootcamp, came her specialized training 

05

Reporting For Duty

My grandmother arrives in California 

06

Her Time At Shoemaker 

My grandmother recounts her time at Shoemaker 

07

Discharge 

What came next when she was discharged from service 

08

My Grandmother Reflects On Her Service 

09

I Reflect On My Grandmother