in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1249 words.
Blanchfield, Florence Aby (01 April 1884–12 May 1971), nurse and army officer, was born in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, the daughter of Joseph Plunkett Blanchfield, a stonemason and...