Faria Valley, New Guinea, during WWII---Aussie soldiers making a fuss of Sandy, a military scout dog trained by the United States Dog Detachment for the Australian Army [public domain, Australian War Memorial] The Corps was created on 13 March
November "Nurses in training. Babies' Hospital, New York. A graduate nurse (right) watches student Susan Petty prepare a hypodermic for a patient. Strict adherence to doctors' orders is something every probationer must learn.
The Great Emu War was an effort to cull scores of emus that were destroying Australian farmlands. The emus proved too elusive and hard to kill, so the operation was abandoned, to the great embarrassment of the Australian Military. - Proof emus are evil
Studio portrait of a member of the Australian Army Medical Women's Service, identified by the dedication (bottom left) as either May or Mary. The dedication reads in full 'To Florance, Claude, Liouse (sic) with all my love May' ~