U.S. Veterans Reflect on WWII

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Meet four Chickasaw citizens who proudly served their country during World War II.

Beaulah Shavney

Meet Our People – The Enduring Spirit of the Chickasaw Nation

Beaulah Shavney relives her experiences as an original member of the Women's Army Corps during World War II and explains how her Chickasaw heritage inspired her to always do her best. During her time in the WAC, she earned the World War II Victory Medal, Good Conduct Medal, the WAC Service Medal and the American Campaign Medal. Beaulah died February 22, 2014 at the age of 91.