Polk County

Lt. Martha F. Hanlon





Des Moines in the Services

Lieut. Martha F. Hanlon, army nurse, daughter of Mrs. Lulu Hanlon, 829 Thirty-first st., is stationed at the advanced flying school at Pampa (Tex.) army airfield as chief nurse of the station hospital.

Source: Des Moines Tribune, February 10, 1944

Red Cross Women Begin New Course

Gray county women today began training in a course to become Gray ladies at the station hospital under the direction of Lt. Col. Euclid M. Smith, PAAF post surgeon.

Lt. Martha F. Hanlon, chief nurse at the hospital, with the assistance of other hospital staff members and Bjarne Wolding, Red Cross field director, will give the course.

Source: Pampa (TX) Daily News, May 18, 1945