Film with WWI’s Joy Bright Hancock.

C-Span has posted the 1974 Navy film Ladies Wear the Blue, which features an interview with Joy Bright Hancock (1898–1986), a veteran of both World Wars. Hancock was a Yeoman (F) in World War I.

Joy Bright Hancock, ca. 1918.
Library of Congress, Prints and
Photographs Division.

Further reading:

Hancock, Joy Bright. Lady in the Navy. 1972. Annapolis: Naval Institute P, 2013.

Joy Bright Hancock Papers. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia.

Joy Bright Hancock.” Naval History and Heritage Command.

Leadership at Its Best: Captain Joy Bright Hancock.” Naval History and Heritage Command.

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