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Women Veterans of World War II

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Women Veterans of World War II

Women Veterans of World War II

Women Veterans of World War II

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Women Army nurses who served in combat areas during World War II were largely unrecognized for their service. NPR's Karen Grigsby Bates talks with the authors of a new book on the Women's Army Nursing Corps and a Corps veteran.