Updated: May 31, 2021 06:41 PM
Created: May 31, 2021 03:00 PM
NewsChannel 13 salutes Air Force Captain Norma Purdy of Pittsfield.
The wife and mother of five served from 1951 until 1954.
She was part of a medical team sent to the Bering Sea coast to inoculate the native population during a diphtheria outbreak.
Her husband, Thomas, also served.
Thank you for your service.
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