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Mollie's War: The Letters of a World War II WAC in Europe

Mollie's War: The Letters of a World War II WAC in Europe (Paperback)

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The 150,000 women who served in the Women's Army Corps are now seen as the undersung heroes of the Second World War. This memoir describes the life of a WAC enlistee who would serve in England when it came under attack, France immediately after the invasion, and Germany after VE Day. From her experience in basic training in Daytona Beach to the climactic moment when she saw the Statue of Liberty as her ship approached American shores upon her return home, this text provides a glimpse into the life of a woman in uniform during this crucial time in American history.

BiographyDiaries, letters & journalsBiographyTrue storiesTrue war & combat storiesHistory & PoliticsHistory: Chronological20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000History & PoliticsHistory: ChronologicalEarly history: c 500 to c 1450/1500History & PoliticsMilitary HistorySecond World WarHistory & PoliticsRegional & national historyEuropean history Publisher: McFarland & Co Inc Publication Date: 23/07/2010 ISBN-13: 9780786447916  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Mollie Weinstein Schaffer is retired from her work as a medical records secretary and resides in Vernon Hills, Illinois. Technical writer Cyndee Schaffer (Mollie's daughter) is the editor of the newsletter for the Midwest Writers Association and lives in Northbrook, Illinois. Jennifer G. Mathers is a senior lecturer in the department of international politics at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth.

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