Today, her status was upgraded to "honorable". She was abused by her colleagues and continues to suffer from post-traumatic stress.
"Back then, the treatment was barbaric," Weiszmiller told The Oklahoman.
"Drill sergeants would march their troops around the post, and if they came upon us, they would stop their troops, and we would have to come to parade rest, and they would berate us.
"These are queers! These are lesbians! Stay away from these homosexual women," she painfully recalled the taunts. "They tried everything they could to try to break us down to what they thought we were."
"They searched our lockers, found some personal letters from friends and decided they were going to kick us out for being gay," she said
Lisa doesn't ask much but hopes "for the ability to get medical treatment (and disability benefits)" with this update.
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