This is Our Road Home

Hotchkiss, Ralph R.
June 1945
Saturday Evening Post;6/2/1945, Vol. 217 Issue 49, p17
The article relates the journey of wounded American soldiers during the World War 2 from Italy to the U.S. The ships carrying the injured soldiers have about a dozen Army nurses on board, nurses that have been on service from twenty-eight to thirty-four months. During the voyage, the wounded spend their time playing cards, shooting the breeze and sleeping.


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