DEBORAH SAMPSON THE MEANING OF LIFE

VOTE FOR DEBORAH SAMPSON AS MOST VALUABLE WOMAN!

Big image

Fast Facts!

  • Dressed as a man, and fought in the Revolutionary War
  • Was wounded in the head and upper thigh
  • Would not let the doctor fix her leg only her head thinking they would find out her identity
  • Later was told to protect the congress members, but got ill with a head fever
  • A doctor unwrapped a 'wound' on her chest only to find out that 'he' was a she
  • Deborah was taken to the doctor's home so no one would find out her identity
  • After being fixed up, was honorably given a discharge from the service
Big image