Clara Hagerty, 91, holding her dog tag and her St. Christopher medal that she wore during the war, at her Miami home on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014. Clara is a former Coast Guard Chief of Transportation. For two years, two months and 17 days, she worked as a driver transporting captains, ensigns, and officers. Sometimes, she would often be one of the last people on base to see the men before they went overseas.
Clara Hagerty, 91, holding her dog tag and her St. Christopher medal that she wore during the war, at her Miami home on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014. Clara is a former Coast Guard Chief of Transportation. For two years, two months and 17 days, she worked as a driver transporting captains, ensigns, and officers. Sometimes, she would often be one of the last people on base to see the men before they went overseas. PATRICK FARRELL MIAMI HERALD STAFF
Clara Hagerty, 91, holding her dog tag and her St. Christopher medal that she wore during the war, at her Miami home on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014. Clara is a former Coast Guard Chief of Transportation. For two years, two months and 17 days, she worked as a driver transporting captains, ensigns, and officers. Sometimes, she would often be one of the last people on base to see the men before they went overseas. PATRICK FARRELL MIAMI HERALD STAFF

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December 06, 2014 1:57 PM

South Florida female veterans remember their service in WWII

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