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A British Army Nurse in the Korean War: Shadows of the Far Forgotten
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E. J. McNair
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A British Army Nurse in the Korean War: Shadows of the Far Forgotten

E. J. McNair


9780752443171

The History Press Ltd


Autobiography: historical, political & military;
History;
Asian history;
Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000;
Military life & institutions


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240 pages

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Jilly McNair saw 18 months active service as a Queen Alexandra's nurse in Japan and Korea during the Korean War. During her time as a nurse in the conflict she wrote a large number of letters home to her parents, letters now held by the Imperial War Museum. This is her account of that extraordinary time, based on her letters.

By:   E. J. McNair
Imprint:   The History Press Ltd
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 235mm,  Width: 156mm,  Spine: 10mm
Weight:   530g
ISBN:   9780752443171
ISBN 10:   0752443178
Pages:   240
Publication Date:   July 2013
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Unspecified

After the war, Jilly McNair completed ten years as a regular officer and retired on marriage as a senior captain; she holds a Korean Medal and is a member of the British Korean Veterans Association. This is her first book for Tempus Publishing.

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