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Bernadette Harrod, of Braintree, MA, wrote this collection of poems and letters home. She tells the story of a 14-month tour of duty, nursing in a combat zone. The picture on the cover is Bernadette at age 24.
Her son, Peter Harrod, contributed it to be photographed.
From book jacket: "We are more than a fistful of women."
memoir, nursing history, women in military service, Vietnam War, women's studies
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Harrod, Bernadette J. RN, ""Fort Chastity, Vietnam, 1969" book" (2015). Veterans Community Collecting Event Artifacts. 40.
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