Photo Album - Destroyer USS
HIGBEE - Historically
Historically important photo and document album commemorating the commission of the Destroyer USS HIGBEE. This was complied by the niece and sister of the famous WWI Nurse, LENAH HIGBEE, who the USS Higbee was named after. Contains many great original photos of the ship as well as important documents. Also comes with rare original photos of LENAH HIGBEE and a hand written poem she composed. She directed the US NAVY Nursing Corps during WWI and received the Distinguished Service Medal. She is buried in Arlington National Cemetery. one of a kind piece of history.