World War I Centennial Commission: Remembering the women of World War I

THE NAMING of a new U.S. Navy destroyer in honor of Chief Nurse Lenah Higbee may be just a blip in the news, but it represents a long-overdue recognition of American women’s participation in World War I. Across the globe, more than 30 countries are commemorating the Great War with educational programs, memorial services and public events. Read more [...]