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Orange County Chapter American Red Cross 1943 Service Report

The 1943 Report of the Orange County Chapter of the American Red Cross begins with the list of Officers, Directors and Committee Chairmen and continues with the Chapter Chairman’s Report. 

“The members of the Orange County Chapter American Red Cross: The reports of the eighteen committees and services of our chapter on the following pages well merit your careful study. It has been inspiring to see these women at work and their accomplishments add up to surprising totals. Our Chapter has kept in step with thewar effort. Every quota set by the War Department and National Red Corss has been met promptly, thanks to some quarter million hours of volunteer service by thousands of Orange County women and school children in the past year…”

Peruse the 1943 report here.   This item is part of the Orange County Associations file at the Orlando Public Library.

Names mentioned in the 1943 Report: A. T. McKay, W. J. Capehart, C. E. Willard, Mrs. Fred T. Johnson, W. T. Horan, O. A. Boon, B. R. Coleman, Mrs. L. B. Fort, Mrs.  John Freeman, Raymond Greene, Mrs. Carl J ackson, Dean Melville Johnson, Mrs. Loomis Leedy, Dr. Meredith Mallory, Mrs. Hudson McReynolds, Phil Peters, Rabbi Morris Skop, O. P. Swope, Mrs. George Allen, Martin Andersen, Corbin Ballentine, Crawford Bickford, Mrs. J . T. Branham, J. C. Brossier, N. Addison Baker, I. N. Burman, Harry N. Dickson, H. W. Dorsey,  John C. Haley, Louis Hornstein, Mrs. Vivian Kitchen, John Masek, R. C. Baker, Mrs. Hibbard Casselberry, Charles H. MacDowell,  Harry Wheeler Stone, Lt. George Johnson, Mrs. Pettus Lee, Dewitt Miller, Mrs. Edwin Miller, Mrs. C. D. McAllister, Mrs.  H. D. Ownby, Mrs. Louis Orr, Mrs. R. C. Pribble, Mrs. Sam Ricker, Lt. Vernon Rogers, F. Burton Smith, W. R. Smith, Miss Margaret Way, N. P. Yowell, Mrs. Willie Morrow, Mrs. Georgia F. Hammond, V. L. Rogers, Carl Rodenbaugh, Corbin C. Ballentine, Crawford Bickford, Mrs. Sam Ricker, Mrs. J oseph B. Whitfield, Mrs. John Freeman, Mrs. Martin Andersen, Mrs. Adele C. Lee, Mrs. Florence McAllister, Mrs. L. C. Nicholson, Mrs. S.  Harold Johnson, Mrs. J. S. Pope, Mrs. L. E. Lott, Mrs. W. T. Bland, Mrs. E. S. Bridges, Mrs. L. B. Fort, Mrs. Harold V. Condict, Mrs. E. T. Powell, Mrs. C. A. Simonds, Mrs. Crowe, Mrs. Elbert Adams, Mrs.  Harold Lyons Mrs. D. E. Wheeler, Mrs. C. R. Hilpert, Mrs. E. S. Bridges, Mrs. Wilbur Flower, Mrs. L. B. Fort, Mrs. Caroline Ford, Mrs. J. Q. Hedgepeth, Mrs. Z. V. Raulerson, Miss Agnes Miller, Mrs. G. W. Swenson, Mrs. F. E. Godfrey, Mrs. E. M. Brown, Mrs. Richard Firestone, Mrs. M. J. Moss, Jr., Mrs. J. B. Whitfield, Mrs. Matilda Campbell, Mrs. Ben Fishback, Dean Cleveland, Mr. Carter Bradford, Charles Limpus, Julian Howard, J. C. Robinson, Helen Way, Mrs. Bergert Ingley, J. C. Brossier, Dr. Meredith Mallory, Judson Walker, Mrs. Anna Lovell, Giles F. Lewis, J. L. Burgess, Sid M. Swope, Jack Pedrick, Miss Lavinia Fuller, Mrs. Georgia F. Hammond, Mrs. Pettus Lee, Mrs. Holloway Clark, Miss Ruby Tinker, Miss Cecile Miller, Mrs. Annie Mae Arendt, Mrs. A. H. Smith, Jr., Mrs. Josph Rutland, Mrs. Nelson Rokes, Mrs. George Kerr, Mrs. Doris Von Gal, Mrs. John J. McKenna, Mrs. Doris Freeman, Mrs. Frances Shortridge, Mrs. Charles O’Rork, Mrs. Mary Tew, Miss Mildred Bradley, Mrs. Francis J. Igou, Carl Rodenbaugh, Mrs. Joseph B. Whitfield, Mrs. Duncan T. McEwan, Mrs. J. Max Scott, Patricia Pattishall, Margaret Du Vall, Miss Louise Weeden, Mrs. L. I. Bartram, Mrs. M. C. Dendy, Mrs. W. L. Corkholl, Miss L. M. Chubb, W. T. Horan.

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1943 Report Orange County Chapter American Red Cross

The 1943 Report of the Orange County Chapter of the American Red Cross begins with the list of Officers, Directors and Committee Chairmen and continues with the Chapter Chairman's Report. 

"The members of the Orange County Chapter American Red Cross: The reports of the eighteen committees and services of our chapter on the following pages well merit your careful study. It has been inspiring to see these women at work and their accomplishments add up to surprising totals. Our Chapter has kept in step with thewar effort. Every quota set by the War Department and National Red Corss has been met promptly, thanks to some quarter million hours of volunteer service by thousands of Orange County women adn school children in the past year..."

Names mentioned in the 1943 Report: A. T. McKay, W. J. Capehart, C. E. Willard, Mrs. Fred T. Johnson, W. T. Horan, O. A. Boon, B. R. Coleman, Mrs. L. B. Fort, Mrs. John Freeman, Raymond Greene, Mrs. Carl J ackson, Dean Melville Johnson, Mrs. Loomis Leedy, Dr. Meredith Mallory, Mrs. Hudson McReynolds, Phil Peters, Rabbi Morris Skop, O. P. Swope, Mrs. George Allen, Martin Andersen, Corbin Ballentine, Crawford Bickford, Mrs. J . T. Branham, J. C. Brossier, N. Addison Baker, I. N. Burman, Harry N. Dickson, H. W. Dorsey, John C. Haley, Louis Hornstein, Mrs. Vivian Kitchen, John Masek, R. C. Baker, Mrs. Hibbard Casselberry, Charles H. MacDowell, Harry Wheeler Stone, Lt. George Johnson, Mrs. Pettus Lee, Dewitt Miller, Mrs. Edwin Miller, Mrs. C. D. McAllister, Mrs.  H. D. Ownby, Mrs. Louis Orr, Mrs. R. C. Pribble, Mrs. Sam Ricker, Lt. Vernon Rogers, F. Burton Smith, W. R. Smith, Miss Margaret Way, N. P. Yowell, Mrs. Willie Morrow, Mrs. Georgia F. Hammond, V. L. Rogers, Carl Rodenbaugh, Corbin C. Ballentine, Crawford Bickford, Mrs. Sam Ricker, Mrs. J oseph B. Whitfield, Mrs. John Freeman, Mrs. Martin Andersen, Mrs. Adele C. Lee, Mrs. Florence McAllister, Mrs. L. C. Nicholson, Mrs. S.  Harold Johnson, Mrs. J. S. Pope, Mrs. L. E. Lott, Mrs. W. T. Bland, Mrs. E. S. Bridges, Mrs. L. B. Fort, Mrs. Harold V. Condict, Mrs. E. T. Powell, Mrs. C. A. Simonds, Mrs. Crowe, Mrs. Elbert Adams, Mrs.  Harold Lyons Mrs. D. E. Wheeler, Mrs. C. R. Hilpert, Mrs. E. S. Bridges, Mrs. Wilbur Flower, Mrs. L. B. Fort, Mrs. Caroline Ford, Mrs. J. Q. Hedgepeth, Mrs. Z. V. Raulerson, Miss Agnes Miller, Mrs. G. W. Swenson, Mrs. F. E. Godfrey, Mrs. E. M. Brown, Mrs. Richard Firestone, Mrs. M. J. Moss, Jr., Mrs. J. B. Whitfield, Mrs. Matilda Campbell, Mrs. Ben Fishback, Dean Cleveland, Mr. Carter Bradford, Charles Limpus, Julian Howard, J. C. Robinson, Helen Way, Mrs. Bergert Ingley, J. C. Brossier, Dr. Meredith Mallory, Judson Walker, Mrs. Anna Lovell, Giles F. Lewis, J. L. Burgess, Sid M. Swope, Jack Pedrick, Miss Lavinia Fuller, Mrs. Georgia F. Hammond, Mrs. Pettus Lee, Mrs. Holloway Clark, Miss Ruby Tinker, Miss Cecile Miller, Mrs. Annie Mae Arendt, Mrs. A. H. Smith, Jr., Mrs. Josph Rutland, Mrs. Nelson Rokes, Mrs. George Kerr, Mrs. Doris Von Gal, Mrs. John J. McKenna, Mrs. Doris Freeman, Mrs. Frances Shortridge, Mrs. Charles O'Rork, Mrs. Mary Tew, Miss Mildred Bradley, Mrs. Francis J. Igou, Carl Rodenbaugh, Mrs. Joseph B. Whitfield, Mrs. Duncan T. McEwan, Mrs. J. Max Scott, Patricia Pattishall, Margaret Du Vall, Miss Louise Weeden, Mrs. L. I. Bartram, Mrs. M. C. Dendy, Mrs. W. L. Corkholl, Miss L. M. Chubb, W. T. Horan.

Peruse the 1943 report here. The 1946-47 report shows a dramatic shift from wartime activities to the care and support of returning veterans and their families. 

These items are part of the Orange County Associations file at the Orlando Public Library.


Orange County Chapter American Red Cross January 1946-April 1947

The Orange County Chapter American Red Cross Service Report covering January 1946 - April 1947 reflects the dramatic shift from war activities to helping meet the needs of veterans and their families. The report includes list of Chapter Officers, Board of Directors, Executive Committee, Staff and the activities and services provided.

Community services were rendered to the following camps and hospitals: Station Hospital at OAB, Signal Hill, Base Operations AAFPGC, Pinecastle AA Field, Welch Convalescent Hospital, Banana River Naval Air Station, Jacksonville Naval Air Station Hospital, Lake City Veterans Hospital. Canteen service was given at: Pinecastle Army Air Base, Orlando Air Base Station Hospital, Pinecastle, Signal Hill, and Orlando Air Base Servicemen's Center. Nurses Aides served at: Orange Memorial Hospital, Floria Sanitorium, Crippled Children's Clinic and OAB Station Hospital.

This publication is located in the Orange County - Associations - Red Cross file at the Orlando Public Library or you may peruse it here.

Names mentioned: A. P. Clark, Mrs. C. Womble, Lloyd Gahr, Mrs. Leon B. Fort, Mrs. E. G. Langston James B. Keith, W. T. Horan, Tazyetta Coon, Mrs. Frank Roper, Mrs. L. B. McLeod, Mrs. Louis Orr, Walton McJordan, Dr. Kathryn A. Hanna, W. J. Capehart, Tom G. Lee, Robert Hammond, Mrs. John Freeman, Rabbi Morris Skop, Dean Melville Johnson, Raymond Greene, Mrs. J. B. Dyer, Roy A. Miller, Miss Catherine McDonald, C. M. Farrell, Mrs. E. Harold Johnson, Mrs. C. C. Magruder, Mrs. Juanita Tucker, C. L. Stanford, Mrs. K. N. McPherson, Mrs. Chas. H. MacDowell, Mrs. Emma Burden, Mrs. W. D. Lovelady, C. T. Bickford, Mrs. S. W. Speer, H. Warfield Dorsey, Horace Newman, O. P. Swope, J. C. Brossier, George F. White, Miss Marparet Piper, Mrs. H. M. Voorhis, Walter C. Lee, Mrs. Loomis Leedy, Mrs. Mel Casselberry, A. T. MacKay, C. Earnest Willard, Mrs. Harold Hoover, Mrs. H. J. McReynolds, Louis Hornstein, Mrs. J. T. branham, George S. Bradshaw, Mrs. Louis Orr, Mrs. H. M. Voorhis, A. T. MacKay, Mrs. H. J. McReynolds, Dean Melville Johnson, Mrs. Georgia F. Hammond, Art Heil, Mrs. Marie D. Cheesman, Mrs. Jewel Kennedy, Miss Helen D. Bennett, Mrs. Dorothy Irwin, Mrs. Eleanor Mixon, Mrs. Henrietta Beavers, Mrs. Marjorie Stirk, Mrs. Audra Arden, Mrs. Francis J. Igou, C. O. Andrews, Jr., Mrs. Martin Andersen, Carl D. Hoffman, W. Kenneth Miller, L. Frank Roper, Morris A. Skop, Mrs. Ada Wichtendahl, H. P. Danforth, Charles Limpus, Miss Emma Lundgren, Dr. Frank Fray, Mrs. Olivia Todd, Mike Thomas, Mrs. Anna Lovell, Paul Dixon, A. C. Slaughter, A. T. Coith, Sidney M. Swope, Mrs. D. D. Riddle, Mrs. Pettus Lee, Miss Evelyne Sands, Mrs. Virginia Barker,  Mrs. Kat Hatch, Mrs. L. E. Lott, Mrs. Eugene Eubank, Mrs. Rocher Chappell, Mrs. Herbert Sanderson, Mrs. David Wheeler, Mrs. J. Q. Hedgepeth, Mrs. E. S. Bridges, Mrs. Clara Drake, Miss Carolyn Ford, Mrs. Z. V. Raulerson, Mrs. Ethel Elliot, Mrs. W. H. Larence, Miss Ethel Otis, Mrs. J. B. Whitfield, Mrs. H. O. Moats, Mrs. John Freeman, Mrs. Mark Fleming, Mrs. Betty Arendt, Mrs. Joseph P. Rutland, Mrs. L. B. Fort, Mrs. Clarence Magruder, Mrs. H. H. Parrish, C. C. Ballentine, Lt. V. L. Rogers, Paul Dixon, James B. Keith, John Masek, Don Evans, W. T. Horan.


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