WWII nurses’families reunite Posted in: Lifestyle On Saturday, Sept. 24, the children of the 16th Field Hospital nurses held a reunion at the home of Marilyn Marzec Morris.The day was spent remembering the good and the bad times that the nurses encountered while in the United States Army from 1941 to 1945.There were 18 nurses assigned to the 16th Field Hospital. They were broken up into three platoons. Some were on the front line just behind the fighting to help the wounded soldiers. Some were in the operating room, while others helped in the recovery room and later helped stabilize the recovering soldiers. They worked 12 hours a ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!