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Joy Lillie and Memorial Army Nurse Statue

Joy Lillie and Memorial Army Nurse Statue

1976, June

Color photograph of Joy Lillie standing next to a tall white statute of an Army Nurse. Joy is dressed in a blue pant suit. The statue has full dress military uniform. There is a round plaque at the feet of the statue and a flagpole to its side.


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TitleJoy Lillie and Memorial Army Nurse Statue
Date1976, June

Title by cataloger. This statue was made as a memorial tribute to the women of the Grand Rapids area who served as nurses during WWII. It was erected in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Grand Rapids in June 1976. Joy Lillie served as the model for the statue.

Location In PhotoChapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Grand Rapids, MI
CollectionPrivate Collection

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