Cerro Gordo County

Miss Bee Lynch


Bee Lynch Returns to Red Cross Post

Miss Bee Lynch has left after a 30 day furlough from her duties as a Red Cross club director, spent with her mother, Mrs. J.P. Lynch, 330 1st N.E. She is returning to India where she has been for the past 2 1/2 years before receiving her furlough.

Miss Lynch joined the Red Cross as a recreational worked in 1941 and after serving at Camp Barkely, Tex., was sent overseas in March , 1943, wit the first Red Cross contingent to go to India. She st up the station hospital program at Karachi, India.

Later she was transferred to New Delhi and when she left India was supervisor of Red Cross Club in area 1 of the China-Burma-India command.

Source: Mason City Globe-Gazette, November 8, 1944 (photo included)