Historical Marker - Loretto Perfectus Walsh

108 Willow Ave., Olyphant, PA 18447 GET DIRECTIONS
Recognized as the first woman to enlist in the U.S. Navy, on March 21, 1917, sixteen days before the nation entered WWI. As a Chief Yeoman (F), she served in Philadelphia and was discharged 1919. Born in 1896 and raised in Olyphant. She died in 1925.
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