Born in New Jersey in 1924, Elizabeth Hickcox lived with her grandparents during the Depression. After high school she worked for Standard Oil before joining the Navy in 1944. Stationed in Washington, D.C., Hickcox worked as a Navy cook preparing hundreds of meals each day. Later in life she moved to Georgia to be closer to her children. She recorded her oral history interview at Kennesaw State University in November 2017.
Elizabeth Hickcox Interview, 2017-11-10, Legacy Series Oral History Program, 2013-, KSU/14/05/03/001, Museum of History and Holocaust Education, Kennesaw State University.
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