|Veronica M. Bulshefski|
|Born||February 2, 1916|
|Died||May 25, 1995(aged 79)|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Navy|
|Years of service||1940–1970|
|Commands held||Director of the United States Navy Nurse Corps, 1966-1970|
|Battles/wars||World War II
|Awards||American Theater Medal
World War II Victory Medal
Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal
Legion of Merit
Captain Veronica M. Bulshefski was the Director of the United States Navy Nurse Corps, serving in that position from 20 April 1966 to 1 May 1970.
Veronica Bulshefski joined the Navy Nurse Corps in 1940 at the urging of her dentist, a World War I veteran. During World War II she served in Hawaii at Pearl Harbor and Aiea Heights. She served as Chief Nurse at naval hospitals in Beaufort, South Carolina; Guam; Jacksonville, Florida; Pensacola, Florida and Oakland, California. She was selected for Captain in 1965 and on 29 April 1966 became the Director of the Navy Nurse Corps.
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- Ebbert, Jean and Marie-Beth Hall (1999). Crossed Currents: Navy Women from WWI to Tailhook [Revised]. Washington, D.C.: Brassey's. ISBN 978-1-57488-193-6.
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- Nurses and the U.S. Navy -- Overview and Special Image Selection Naval Historical Center
Ruth Alice Erickson
|Director, Navy Nurse Corps
Alene B. Duerk