Cadet Nurse Orise 1945

There was an acute shortage of Nurses during WWII.  To meet the nation's needs, the Roosevelt Administration inaugurated a plan to recruit, educate and train a large number of Nurses in the Cadet Nurse program.

A whole generation of Nurses and the nation benefited from this action.

For more information on Cadet Nurses, click on the Cadet Nurse link above.