Other key persons in the narrative

Other key persons in the narrative, arranged alphabetically:

Ayres, Mrs. Edith, Reserve Nurse, U. S. Army Base Hospital (BH 12), one of Laura’s Chicago roommates; all of the Chicago roommates as well as Miss Urch and Miss Spencer were graduates of Illinois Training School for Nurses

Baker, George R., Private, BH 12

Besley, Frederick A., M.D., Reserve Major who organized BH 12

Cleveland, Elizabeth T., Reserve Nurse, BH 12, Laura’s roommate in France

Collins, Christopher C., Major, U. S. Army, BH 12’s original commanding officer

Connard, May (Conny), Reserve Nurse, BH 12 replacement, one of Laura’s Chicago roommates

Dancey, Jesse S., The Rev., Methodist Chaplain of BH 12

Gambee, Bess, Reserve Nurse, BH 12, one of Laura’s Chicago roommates

Glaspel, Cyril. J., M.D. Lieutenant, BH 12

Hall, Arthur R., Private, BH 12, former Northwestern University law student

Hampton, Frances B., Reserve Nurse, BH 12, one of Laura’s Chicago roommates

Horowitz, Gabrielle, Reserve Nurse, BH 12 replacement

Lyon, Elizabeth C., Reserve Nurse, BH 12

Krost, Gerard N., M.D., First Lieutenant, BH 12

Krost, Carrie G., Reserve Nurse, BH 12, Dr. Krost’s wife

Mandel, Milton, M.D., Captain, BH 12

Matzen, Emma, Reserve Nurse, BH 12, one of Laura’s Chicago roommates

McCosh, Duncan, Lieutenant, Canadian Army

McMillin, Edith (Mac), Reserve Nurse, BH 12, one of Laura’s Chicago roommates

Murray, Robert, Lieutenant, His Majesty’s Imperial Army

Nadler, Walter H., M.D., Captain, BH 12

Neal. M. Pinson, M.D., First Lieutenant, BH 12

Nussbaum, Payson L., M.D., Captain, BH 12

Pawlisch, Ella R. (Pawley or Polly), Reserve Nurse, BH 12, one of Laura’s Chicago roommates

Speed, Kellogg, M. D., Captain, BH 12

Spencer, Ruth, Reserve Nurse, BH 12

Urch, Daisy Dean, Chief Nurse, BH 12

 

All the Northwestern Unit’s original personnel were native-born Americans except for Moses Blumenthal, the pharmacist, born in Russia.