Creation Date

circa 1945


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Black and white portrait Christine Ermentrout in uniform, circa 1945. Christine "Teeny" Ermentrout Dipompo was born April 5, 1921, in South Hampton, Pennsylvania and died November 25, 2009, in Bangor, Maine. She was the daughter of Charles Benton Ermentrout and Mary Elizabeth (Bard) Ermentrout, served as a Technical Sergeant in the Women's Auxiliary Army (WAA) and Women's Army Corps (WACs) during World War II and became an elementary school teacher in Palmyra and Corinna, Maine following the war. Detail of p14496.


Women in the Military



Series Number

General Collection



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Existence and Location of Originals

Located at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress: AFC 2012/047


World War II, Women in the Military, Female soldiers



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