Minnie Louise Breese Stubbs was born on April 25, 1911 in Newark, New Jersey. She was married to Guy Haines Stubbs. Minnie Louise served in the US Army as a Second Lieutenant during World War II. She was one of the "Angels of Bataan and Corregidor” – the US Army and Navy Nurse Corps women who served in the Battle of the Philippines in 1941-42. When Bataan and Corregidor fell, 11 Navy nurses, 66 army nurses, and 1 nurse-anesthetist were captured and imprisoned in and around Manila. They continued to serve as nurses in various POW camps until they were finally liberated in February 1945. Minnie died on March 16, 1987 at the age of 75 and is now buried in the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA with the rank of Captain on her headstone.