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Posted: Sunday, April 7, 2013 4:30 am

When LaValla Blum joined the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps in 1943, she was sent out to a post in Las Vegas, Nev., where she scooped ice cream at the post exchange.

She said no one seemed to know quite how to deal with this sudden rush of women arriving on post, but she enjoyed her time in the auxiliary.

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