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Meet the Other Veterans of World War II

Presented by The Twig Book Shop at Twig Book Store, San Antonio TX

Apr 19 2020
Meet the Other Veterans of World War II

Rona Simmons, author of The Other Veterans of World War II, will share remarkable tales about a long-overlooked group of World War II veterans and sign her book

Rona Simmons kicks off her ten-city tour for her book, The Other Veterans of World War II: Stories from Behind the Front Lines. The book, her second on the topic of World War II, illuminates a little-understood and often ignored side of the War—that of noncombat soldiers. Simmons says, “The men and women portrayed in the book served in all branches of the military often miles from the front lines in Europe, North Africa, and the Pacific, yet they have remarkable and, until now, unheard

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  • Apr 19, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 02:00 pm (Sun)

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On August 18, at the National Museum of the Pacific War in Fredericksburg, Rona Simmons will also present a discussion of her book and share some of the remarkable tales from the veterans portrayed.

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