Clara Barton:

Angel of the Battlefield

Personal Stats:

Full Name: Clarissa Harlowe Barton

Occupation(s): Clerk, teacher, and nurse

Born: December 25, 1851-North Oxford, Massachusetts

Died: April 12, 1912-Glen Echo, Maryland (90 years old)

Fast Facts:

  • She was a humanitarian
  • Supported the woman's suffrage movement
  • Founder of the National First Aid Association of America
  • Became a teacher to overcome her shyness
  • Dedicated her life to helping others