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NPR: WWII ‘Canteen Girl’ Kept Troops Company From Afar

Long before the Internet and satellite phone, Phyllis Jeanne Creore Westerman brought soldiers home at Christmas via shortwave radio: (Source: National Public Radio) American service members have long spent holidays in dangerous places, far from family. These days, home is … Continue reading

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