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ⓘ Carmen Contreras-Bozak was an American military technician. During World War II, she became the first Hispanic person to serve in the Womens Army Corps. She ser ..




Carmen Contreras-Bozak
                                     

ⓘ Carmen Contreras-Bozak

Carmen Contreras-Bozak was an American military technician. During World War II, she became the first Hispanic person to serve in the Womens Army Corps. She served from 1942 to 1945.

Contreras-Bozak was born in Cayey or Ponce, Puerto Rico. She later moved to New York City. She was married to Theodore John Bozak until his death in 1991. They had three children.

Contreras-Bozak died on January 30, 2017 in Land O Lakes, Florida at the age of 97.

                                     
  • 1924 2017 - David Burhani, Tanzanian footballer b. 1990 2017 - Carmen Contreras - Bozak American World War II veteran b. 1919 2017 - Mario R. Ramil