|Elizabeth Ann Buckley|
|Born||October 21, 1913|
|Died||January 25, 2003(aged 89)|
|Place of birth||Grand Rapids|
|Place of death||Muskegon|
|Service/branch||United States Army Nurse Corps|
|Awards||Four Freedoms Award|
Life[edit | edit source]
Buckley was born on October 21, 1913, in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
She succeeded for her bachelor and master's degree in nursery at the Saint Louis University and completed another graduate study at the Mercy Hospital School of Nursing. She pursued her career foremost in the United States Armed Forces.
She taught at the Mercy as well as the Hackley Hospital School of Nursing and was a director at the School of Nursing of the St. Anthony Hospital in Denver and lead the U.S. Naval Hospital in San Diego. Furthermore she helped founding the Navy Nurse Cadet Corps and the Women's Overseas Service League.
Afterwards she participated in a great many boards of unions and commissions, of veterans, the Roman Catholic Church and civil organizations.
She died on January 25, 2003, in Muskegon, Michigan.
Recognition[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Roosevelt Institute, list of winners of the Four Freedoms Awards
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