Emily G. Crowther Saleeba

November 2, 1924 - May 25, 2014

One of five children, Emily was born in Lincoln, RI on 1924, to Emily (Carter) and Samuel Crowther, both of Lancashire, England. As a youth, she had a passion for nursing. After graduating from Cumberland High School, she followed her dream by attending and graduating from the Rhode Island Hospital School of Nursing. During World War II, the United States federal Government established the Hospital Cadet Nurse Corps. That's when she became a member of the Rhode Island Hospital Cadet Nurse Corps, serving in the armed forces, government and civilian hospitals, health agencies and war related industries. Following the war, Emily worked the next 40 years as a registered nurse.


Last Name in Nursing School: 
Crowther Saleeba
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Cadet Nurse
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Nursing School: 
Rhode Island Hospital School of Nursing, Providence, Rhode Island
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Nursing School State: 
Rhode Island
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