Legacy Series | Louvinia Jordan

KSU MHHE PRO

This channel includes video clips from Louvinia Jordan's oral history interview, in which she describes her experiences as a cryptographic clerk in the United States Army Signal Corps.

Louvinia Jordan was born on a farm in North Carolina in 1922. During…


+ More

This channel includes video clips from Louvinia Jordan's oral history interview, in which she describes her experiences as a cryptographic clerk in the United States Army Signal Corps.

Louvinia Jordan was born on a farm in North Carolina in 1922. During the Second World War, Jordan became a cryptographic clerk or “codebreaker” in the Signal Corps and deciphered top secret Japanese codes. After the war she married a veteran of the Pacific War and worked as a bookkeeper for a newspaper.

Browse This Channel

Shout Box

Heads up: the shoutbox will be retiring soon. It’s tired of working, and can’t wait to relax. You can still send a message to the channel owner, though!

Channels are a simple, beautiful way to showcase and watch videos. Browse more Channels.