April, 2008
Grace Frances Thorpe - Featured Vet for April, 2008
Featured Veteran
Grace Frances Thorpe
Indian Name: No Ten O Quah - Wind Woman

Branch of Service: Women's Auxiliary Army Corp
WAAC - Women's Regular Army
Units Served: Served Many Different Companies
MOS: Recruiting, Medical Supply,
Ordinance Intake, Clerical
Medals: Good Conduct
WWII Victory Medal
Asiatic - Pacific Campaign Medal
    - Bronze Star
Women's Army Corp Service Medal
WWII Honorable Service Lapel Button

Grace Thorpe passed away April 1, 2008 at the Claremore Veterans Hospital in Claremore, Oklahoma.

America's Veterans wishes to thank Gracie for her unwavering support of veterans and for her activisim against Nuclear Waste on Indian lands. She will truly be missed.

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Photographs by Peggy Fontenot