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Cora V. 'Betty' Webb, WWII combat nurse, dies

Cora V. 'Betty' Webb, WWII combat nurse, dies

Cora V. "Betty" Webb, a former World War II Army combat nurse who served with the 164th General Hospital and later cared for the wounded at the Battle of the Bulge, died May 3 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson of undetermined causes. She was 94.

The daughter of Tilden E. Storey, a tenant farmer, and Margaret Logan Storey, a homemaker, Cora Virginia Storey was born in Sudlersville and raised in Church Hill in Queen Anne's County. She graduated from Centreville High School in 1939.

After attending Washington College for a year, she enrolled at the University of Maryland School of Nursing and obtained a nursing degree in 1944.

"Me and my two friends...

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