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Late in the book was the only time that she got detailed in personally dealing with some patients and cmmando became emotional. We had a family friend who proudly displayed her dress uniform from her time in Europe and how I wish she were still alive to tell the tale.

Tried to be flip and funny and sometimes seemed inappropriate. Aug 29, Nancy rated it liked it.

Books by June Wandrey. She was a nurse who served overseas during the war for 36 months going from Africa, through Sicily, Italy, France, Germany, Britain, back to Germany, and back to France before finally coming home in Oct of No trivia or quizzes yet.

Apr 14, Heather rated it liked it. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Brittany rated it really liked it Dec 30, Wandrey speaks little of the horrors she must’ve seen, but that’s what makes this book so great. Paperbackpages.


Coloradosunshine rated it really liked it Bedlan 06, Unimaginable the conditions in which the nurses worked in to serve there country.

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Her narrative focuses on the hardships a woman faced when living with men in a war zone, she rarely commsndo the horrors she must have seen. May 05, John Horst rated it it was amazing. Preview — Bedpan Commando by June Wandrey.

As a former history teacher, I’m very glad I found and read this book.

Want to Commandl saving…. Ijaz Ahmed rated it did not like it Sep 02, I am so pleased that this was not edited to death by some slick publis June Wandrey is one of those bedpzn individuals that you coommando be lucky enough to meet in a lifetime. Recommended to Mahlon by: I wish I could have known her. I would hold my head high knowing what a strong influence my mother was. Wandrey speaks mostly of her living conditions bedapn quest for any sort of comfort from food, clothing, sleeping arrangements, or socializing.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This is due to the fact that the book is a collection of her letters home, and she probably censored herself to spare her family the worry, which makes the few occasions when she does share the human cost of war with them all the more poignant.


Overall Wandry’s collection is a realistic portrait of the hardships faced by those heroic nurses. Nicole Newman rated it it was amazing Sep 05, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. However, June Wandrey’s book centers on the everyday life of a nurse who lived near the front from Northern Africa all the way into Germany.

I am so pleased that this was not edited to death by some slick publisher. Trivia About Cokmando Commando: The things they went through.

Jan 29, Hey Nurse rated it really liked it. Mar 25, Adriene Weeding marked it as to-read.

Bedpan commando the story of a combat nurse during World War II

June Wandrey is one of those rare individuals that you might be lucky enough to meet in a lifetime. The daily grind, the sameness of her terrible existence, the constant exhaustion and fear and anxiety is perfectly captured in the often mundane detail.

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