“Mary Greyeyes being blessed by her native Chief prior to leaving for service in the CWAC.” September 29, 1942. Mary Greyeyes (Reid) was the first Native woman to join the Canadian Forces and one of only 25 Native women to serve in the Canadian military during World War II. The photo is staged according to Mary’s daughter in law.
As a medicine man, Geronimo acted as a teacher for hereditary Chief Naiche. Naiche had three wives and 15 children. Nadeyole, was Naiche's oldest wife. Nadeyole died on 24-12-1896, while a prisoner of war at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Naiche's second wife was E-clah-heh (1859-1909) who died at Fort Sill. She was related to Geronimo, which meant that Naiche felt closely bound to Geronimo as head of his wife's kin. Her daughter was Dorothy (1876-1946).