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The extraordinary women who served in World War I, from the U.S., UK, and Canada Through their diaries, letters, and memoirs, this book tells the story of brave women at the front line of WWI Readers will meet the women who defied convention and followed their convictions to defend the less fortunate and fight for their country Follow British Flora Sandes as she joins the Serbian Army and takes up a place in the rear guard of the Iron Regiment as they retreat from the Bulgarian advance Stow away with Dorothy Lawrence as she smuggles herself to Paris, steals a uniform, and heads to the Front Enlist in Russia s all female Battalion of Death alongside peasant women and princesses alike Through thewritings of women who were members of organizations such as the U.S Army Signal Corps, the Canadian Army Medical Corps, the FANY, WRAF, WRNS, WAAC, and many others, we learn what life was like for them on the front and discover the courage of the women who took up arms....

Title : Female Tommies: The Frontline Women of the First World War
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ISBN : 0752491431
Format Type : Hardcover
Language : English
Publisher : The History Press 1st Ed edition October 1, 2014
Number of Pages : 256 pages
File Size : 874 KB
Status : Available For Download
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Female Tommies: The Frontline Women of the First World War Reviews

  • Amazon Customer
    2019-02-18 01:45

    I also haven't read this book yet although I've skimmed through it. I'm doing a lot of reading on WW1 and it's not something you can sit down and rae through. I know this will be another good read.

  • Ginny Marie Rueter
    2019-02-06 04:46

    Great copy!