Women's Suffrage Movement 'pathway' to Greater Female Participation in Military
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Brig. Gen. Anna Mae Hays became the first woman and the first nurse in American military history to attain the rank of general officer. During her tenure, she dealt with the imposing challenges of recruitment and retention as the Vietnam War reached its height.
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