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Dec 22, 1944
After completing Naval Reserve Midshipmen's School (WR) at Northampton, Massachusetts, the first two African-American WAVES officers, Harriet Ida Pickens and Frances F. Wills, were commissioned. Theater: North America ItemType: Person More Information: html>
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Source: Naval History & Heritage Command
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