Virginia Gillmore


World War II started while WAVE Virginia Gillmore was in college, and she decided to enlist in the Navy. Here, she talks about her experiences.

Her story is part of our month of video countdown to the home video release of Homefront Heroines: The WAVES of World War II.

Betty Jane Ashcraft Fisher

Betty Jane Ashcraft Fisher was the youngest Coast Guard SPAR in World War II. She was the youngest in her boot camp class (the last for the SPARs), which was in progress when the war ended.

Her story is part of our month of video countdown to the home video release of Homefront Heroines: The WAVES of World War II.