Interview with Peggy Mikelonis
22 December 2003
Kara Dixon Vuic Collection
(USA) Peggy Mikelonis grew up and attended nursing school in Des Moines, Iowa. She joined the Army Nurse Corps through the Student Nurse Program in 1969. After Basic training at Fort Sam Houston and a year stationed at Redstone Arsenal Army Hospital (1970-1971) in Huntsville, Alabama, Peggy volunteered for assignment in Vietnam. She was stationed at the 3rd Surgical Hospital in Binh Thuy from June 1971 to April 1972 where she worked on the Vietnamese Ward and in the Emergency Room. Since 1972, Peggy has worked in the James A. Haley Veterans Hospital in Tampa, Florida.
Interview with Peggy Mikelonis, 22 December 2003, Kara Dixon Vuic Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University. Accessed 9 Oct. 2015. <http://www.vietnam.ttu.edu/virtualarchive/items.php?item=OH0355>.
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OH0355, Kara Dixon Vuic Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University
Added: 20 May 2004[Updated: 8 Feb 2008]