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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.

Open Preview See a Problem? Against all odds this woman remains so courageous. Unapologetic and politically incorrect, she wore her heart on her sleeve, likely since the time she could walk. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. An eye opening look at the days and life of a ccommando nurse in WWII.

Not enough depth or emotion. If you are into World War II and happen to commanddo a nurse this book will bring you back to the roots of why you care for each person you come across. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

As a fellow nurse, I could identify with her frustration, though I could not begin to appreciate the exhausting pace and privation she endured. Refresh and conmando again. This has been one of the most entertaining and enlightening books I’ve read in a long time.


Dec 30, Leslie rated it really liked it. Her collection of letters is the perfect insight commado the horrors of war. Laura Daniels rated it it was amazing Jul 08, I would hold my head high knowing what a strong influence my mother was.

There is a love story here as well. Thanks for telling us about the problem. It’s amazing to hear her struggle to meet basic needs and how little she complains. Angel rated it it was amazing Jun 02, It has interesting details about general life as a nurse and even some humor. I am so commanso that this was not edited to death by some slick publis June Wandrey is one of those rare individuals that you might be lucky enough to meet in a lifetime.

Trivia About Bedpan Commando: Recommended to Mahlon by: I commend her daughter for putting this book together. As a former history teacher, I’m very glad I found and read this book.

The things they went through. Jaye rated it liked it May 16, Preview — Bedpan Com,ando by June Wandrey. No trivia or quizzes yet. Aug 29, Nancy rated it liked it. To ask other readers questions about Bedpan Commandoplease sign up.

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

She reminded those who touched her life the meaning of love in a place where such a concept is often forced into the furthest recesses of the mind. Brittany rated it really liked it Dec 30, The complete adoration she enjoyed by so many fellow soldiers and patients is evidence that June Wandrey was, as so commajdo nurses in war, more than an able caregiver.

Leigh King rated it it was amazing Aug 23, May 05, John Horst rated it it was amazing. Shannon rated it really liked it Aug 31, Her narrative focuses on the hardships a bedpam faced when living with men in a war zone, she rarely mentions the horrors she must have seen.


Though she did not dwell on such things, the humiliation and prejudice she suffered by being an intelligent, free-thinking, independent and beautiful woman was evident, and shame on those who did not appreciate her.

I wish I could have known her. Wandrey speaks mostly of her living conditions and quest for any bedpqn of comfort from food, clothing, sleeping arrangements, or socializing. Jan 01, JenRaye rated it it was amazing Shelves: Return to Book Page. Paperbackpages. 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 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 beepan tale.

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Apr 13, Kareby rated it really liked it Shelves: Detailed and personal view of a befpan nurse. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. It’s amazing to hear her struggle to meet basic need This collection of letters and diary entries is a refreshing read on WWII.

Mar 25, Adriene Weeding marked it as to-read.