Another Vietnam memorial

Galloway, Joseph L.
November 1993
U.S. News & World Report;11/15/93, Vol. 115 Issue 19, p21
Reveals that a new memorial dedicated to the women who served in Vietnam will be unveiled in Washington, D.C. The women include military nurses who staffed the mobile Army surgical hospitals (MASH) and the Navy hospital ships as well as the civilian volunteers of the American Red Cross; Located near the Vietnam Veterans Memorial; Description of the figures.


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