Bessie Srofe

Bessie Srofe was an osteopathic physician before she volunteered for the Salvation Army when the United States entered World War I. Srofe became a member of a Salvation Army envoy and traveled to war-torn France. Salvation Army volunteers provided assistance to soldiers fighting on the front lines, working tirelessly to boost the spirits of the exhausted men. After the war ended, Srofe returned to practicing medicine in Cincinnati.