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So Help Me God: Adventures of a WWII Army Nurse By Elizabeth Czizek Feldt
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Libby Feldt treats the reader to a delightful first-person account as a young nurse commissioned in the Army Nurse Corps and deployed in France and Germany during World War II, 1944-1946. We see her... More > commitment begin by taking the oath of office from her father in their Dubuque, Iowa living room, develop at basic training in Colorado, and get honed during the Atlantic Ocean crossing to England. Her unit's orders are to establish the 200th General Hospital in France after its recent liberation from Germany. We follow Libby and her friends through England, France and Germany and hear of their encounters with the Glenn Miller Band, Bob Hope and General Patton. We celebrate Armistice and mourn the ravages of war. Libby Feldt's story is a tribute to the indefatigable spirit of a young nurse.< Less
The Nursing Home Fugitive By Georgiann Baldino
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Clive Parisi's final road trip is the best journey of his life. A stroke has damaged his ability to remember. He lives moment-to-moment, and adapts by taking up art. He is helped and hindered by a... More > cast of weird, wonderful, disabled characters. He proves that, despite overwhelming outside pressure, he can decide what becomes of him.< Less
Living and Nursing in America - The Way it Is and Was By Dawn Griffis
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Dawn was born England 1940, just after the start of WWII. Raised in a Northamptonshire village, she trained as a nurse, when training was done in hospitals. The work was hard, lasting 60 to 72 hours... More > a week, taking classes in her spare time. She married Mike, an American, in 1962. In 1965 they moved to the States with two daughters. She continued her nursing career. She was shocked by the patient care, & the attitudes of medical staff, towards patients and nurses. The discourtesy to nurses, who had obviously received limited training, was unprofessional. This charts her experiences of the medical & social aspects of living in the USA. She and her family moved many times, living in 9 different states, working in a variety of medical facilities. Her experiences should shock & horrify you. She reveals a mountain of medical incompetence & misdemeanors. Sadly, much generated by greed. Different states had varying levels of care. Upon reaching VA Hospital, Vermont, the level was more like she was used to in England.< Less
Living and Nursing in America - The Way it Is and Was By Dawn Griffis
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Dawn was born England 1940, just after the start of WWII. Raised in a Northamptonshire village, she trained as a nurse, when training was done in hospitals. The work was hard, lasting 60 to 72 hours... More > a week, taking classes in her spare time. She married Mike, an American, in 1962. In 1965 they moved to the States with two daughters. She continued her nursing career. She was shocked by the patient care, & the attitudes of medical staff, towards patients and nurses. The discourtesy to nurses, who had obviously received limited training, was unprofessional. This charts her experiences of the medical & social aspects of living in the USA. She and her family moved many times, living in 9 different states, working in a variety of medical facilities. Her experiences should shock & horrify you. She reveals a mountain of medical incompetence & misdemeanors. Sadly, much generated by greed. Different states had varying levels of care. Upon reaching VA Hospital, Vermont, the level was more like she was used to in England.< Less
Out of Albania - "A True Account of a WWII Underground Rescue Mission" By Lawrence O. Abbott & Clinton W. Abbott
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In the Fall of 1943, 30 members of the 807th Medical Air Evacuation Squadron were stranded behind enemy lines. For the next 62 days they would try to find their way back. Sgt. Lawrence Abbott, rarely... More > spoke of his WWII experiences to anyone. Years after he passed away, an unpublished manuscript he wrote in 1945, was found, detailing this experience. The story is now available for all to learn about< Less
Out of Albania - "A True Account of a WWII Underground Rescue Mission" By Lawrence O. Abbott & Clinton W. Abbott
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In the Fall of 1943, 30 members of the 807th Medical Air Evacuation Squadron were stranded behind enemy lines. For the next 62 days they would try to find their way back. Sgt. Lawrence Abbott, rarely... More > spoke of his WWII experiences to anyone. Years after he passed away, an unpublished manuscript he wrote in 1945, was found, detailing this experience. The story is now available for all to learn about.< Less
Out of Albania - "A True Account of a WWII Underground Rescue Mission" By Lawrence O. Abbott & Clinton W. Abbott
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In the Fall of 1943, 30 members of the 807th Medical Air Evacuation Squadron were stranded behind enemy lines. For the next 62 days they would try to find their way back. Sgt. Lawrence Abbott, rarely... More > spoke of his WWII experiences to anyone. Years after he passed away, an unpublished manuscript he wrote in 1945, was found, detailing this experience. The story is now available for all to learn about.< Less
Out of Albania - "A True Account of a WWII Underground Rescue Mission" By Lawrence O. Abbott & Clinton W. Abbott
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In the Fall of 1943, 30 members of the 807th Medical Air Evacuation Squadron were stranded behind enemy lines. For the next 62 days they would try to find their way back. Sgt. Lawrence Abbott, rarely... More > spoke of his WWII experiences to anyone. Years after he passed away, an unpublished manuscript he wrote in 1945, was found, detailing this experience. The story is now available for all to learn about< Less
Letters from the Pacific By LT Eleanor Melbourne, Army Nurse Corps
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“We have been terrifically busy these past few days. I wish I could tell you all about it, but I can’t; my job and what I’m doing here is the most important thing don’t forget... More > it. If my letters are full of social activities it’s only because I can’t talk about the other things, and I do wish I could, I still have some bad moments over these G.I’s I take care of – I doubt if I’ll ever get hardened to the army. I’d like it better if I could tell it all to you two, who are so close to me. I try to see if the army way, that is that men are expendable, if they fall by the wayside it’s just one of those things. It all started over two guys I got in today. Boy I really thought they were goners. But tonight he was rational and talked to me. Well I’m glad he’s going to make it. I could go on and say what I’m thinking, that is, he’s going to make it to only fight and perhaps be killed. It’s a tough war Mom and Dad, and I’m sure learning a life time of experiences.”< Less
Letters from the Pacific By LT Eleanor Melbourne Army Nurse Corps
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“We have been terrifically busy these past few days. I wish I could tell you all about it, but I can’t; my job and what I’m doing here is the most important thing don’t forget... More > it. If my letters are full of social activities it’s only because I can’t talk about the other things, and I do wish I could, I still have some bad moments over these G.I’s I take care of – I doubt if I’ll ever get hardened to the army. I’d like it better if I could tell it all to you two, who are so close to me. I try to see if the army way, that is that men are expendable, if they fall by the wayside it’s just one of those things. It all started over two guys I got in today. Boy I really thought they were goners. But tonight he was rational and talked to me. Well I’m glad he’s going to make it. I could go on and say what I’m thinking, that is, he’s going to make it to only fight and perhaps be killed. It’s a tough war Mom and Dad, and I’m sure learning a life time of experiences.”< Less

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