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women_ww1_intropicWomen in World War ITwo women from Hemphill County served in the Army Corps of Nurses in World War I: Hattie Rathjen and Lulu Dawson. Hattie was one of the daughters of pioneer W.D. Rathjen and his wife, Sarah, who came to Hemphill County in 1893. Jessica Cussens served as a Red Cross Nurse in World War I.






Jessica_CussensJessica Cussens served in WW I as a Red Cross Nurse 

Hattie_Pearl_Rathjen_in_Nursing_School_ChicagoHattie Pearl Rathjen in Nursing School Chicago

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