Veterans' Memorial Project

Gladys Gilpatrick
Plano, IL

Photo of Gladys  Gilpatrick

World War I

College: Agricultural, Consumer & Environmental Sciences
Graduation Year: 1917
Service branch: Army
Date of Birth: 7/2/1894
Date of Death: 10/14/1918

Alpha Delta Pi; YWCA

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Ms. Gilpatrick was commissioned into the Army Nursing Corps. She died in Philadelphia where she was a student nurse at a Philadelphia hospital. She is the only woman to have a pillar dedicated in her memory at the University of Illinois Memorial Stadium. She is buried at Little Rock Township Cemetery, Plano, Illinois.

- submitted by Daniel E. Gilpatrick, relative; and from University records and public records