By June Wandrey
From her diary, notes and letters, stay together with her the lifetime of a surgical nurse in a box medical institution, frequently working in the sound of gunfire. think along with her the depression and countless unhappiness as she cares for and comforts the wounded squaddies. Empathize together with her agonized cry from the horrors of Allach and Dachau, "Where are you God?"
June Wandrey earned 8 significant conflict stars for campaigns in Anzio, Tunisia, Sicily, Naples-Foggia, Rome-Arno, Southern France, Rhineland and principal Europe.
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