And If I Perish: Frontline U.S. Army Nurses in World War II by Evelyn Monahan,Rosemary Neidel-Greenlee

By Evelyn Monahan,Rosemary Neidel-Greenlee

In international conflict II, 59,000 girls voluntarily risked their lives for his or her nation as U.S. military nurses. while the conflict begun, a few of them had so little thought of what to anticipate that they packed get together clothes; however the truth of carrier speedy stuck up with them, whether or not they waded during the water within the old landings on North African and Normandy seashores, or labored round the clock in sanatorium tents at the Italian entrance as bombs fell throughout them.

For greater than part a century those women’s stories remained untold, nearly with no reference in books, ancient societies, or army information. After years of reasearch and hundreds of thousands of hours of interviews, Evelyn M. Monahan and Rosemary Neidel-Greenlee have created a dramatic narrative that eventually brings to gentle the severe position that girls performed in the course of the conflict. From the North African and Italian Campaigns to the Liberation of France and the Conquest of Germany, U.S. military nurses rose to the calls for of conflict at the frontlines with grit, humor, and nice heroism. an extended past due paintings of heritage, And If I Perish is usually a strong tribute to those ladies and their inspiring legacy.

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