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Saluting WWII Veteran June Whitehurst

WWII veteran and Hunter College USMCWR alum June Whitehurst standing next to the uniform of the day.

June and her second Hunter College class was the first platoon of female Marines to march in the Memorial Day parade down Broadway in New York City in 1943.

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