By Evelyn M. Monahan,Rosemary Neidel-Greenlee

ISBN-10: 0813121485

ISBN-13: 9780813121482

""Even notwithstanding ladies weren't alleged to be at the entrance strains, at the entrance traces we have been. ladies weren't alleged to be interned both, however it occurred to us. humans should still understand what we persisted. humans may still recognize what we will be able to endure."" -- Lt. Col. Madeline Ullom multiple hundred U.S. military and army nurses have been stationed in Guam and the Philippines firstly of global battle II. After the japanese assault on Pearl Harbor in December 1941, 5 army nurses on Guam turned the 1st American army girls of worldwide warfare II to be taken prisoner by means of the japanese. greater than seventy military nurses survived 5 months of strive against stipulations within the jungles of Bataan and Corregidor prior to being captured, simply to suffer greater than 3 years in legal camps. while freedom got here, the U.S. army ordered the nurses to signal agreements with the govt. to not talk about their bad reports. Evelyn Monahan and Rosemary Neidel-Greenlee have carried out a variety of interviews with survivors and scoured records for letters, diaries, and journals to discover the heroism and sacrifices of those courageous women.

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