Alene B. Duerk: The First Woman Admiral

Directed by Eliciana Nascimento

“Alene B. Duerk: The First Woman Admiral” is a short documentary that tells the story of how Alene Duerk overcame gender stereotypes in the military to accomplish the highest rank ever achieved by a woman in the history of the US Navy.

Precedes

A Band to Honor with Alene B. Duerk

Directed by Warren R. Hull

“A Band of Honor” is the story of 21 young naval musicians who were among the 1,177 USS Arizona sailors who lost their lives when the Empire of Japan attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.

Plays in

Women Warriors Block

Encore viewing opportunity This collection of shorts highlight and celebrate the contributions of women service members over the years. …

Dates & Times
GIFFSD Website

May 21, 2021
4:00 pm

GIFFSD Website

May 23, 2021
5:30 pm