Brief Biography Of Clara Barton: War Heroine

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Pioneer War Nurse
Clara Barton began as a school teacher and later became a War Heroine. She has been an important influence on my life because she managed to earn equal pay (with her male coworkers) and enter battlefields inspite of her inability to vote. She her nursed her brother back to health, and began teaching at the age of 15. Clara Barton was a shy person yet she accomplished so much. She encourages me to be the best version of me.
Clara Barton began her nursing legacy with her brother. When she was eleven, her brother fell from the roof of the barn (receiving a severe injury). In the face of chaos, she gathered her courage and took charge. Barton managed to stop the bleeding before the doctor came. Even after the doctor left, she …show more content…

What I like about Clara Barton is that she never spent too much time doing nothing. After becoming a pioneer nurse, she could have retired. However, she chose to continue her work on finding lost soldiers. Even when she was supposed to be on vacation resting, she was spreading love and tending to those in need. In fact, it was on her recovery vacation to Switzerland that she found out about the Red Cross and was inspired to begin the American Chapter. Clara Barton began as a very shy girl but blossomed into a great speaker, teacher, nurse, and leader. If Barton can accomplish so much what can stop me from changing the change except me? When things got out of control, she took charge. When someone tried to stop her she found another way. Even when she was unwell she found a way to help others.I want to help others like she did. I would like to use whatever I have and give it to someone who needs it more than I do. In a way, I have already started by volunteering for the very organization she started. I hope to do so much more at Mercer. Clara Barton influences me to push for what I want. Her accomplishments make me strive to be a better person. Her actions empowered me to join the American Red Cross. She changed her piece of the world in a small way I would like to do the

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