The Little World of Edith Endsley
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||iUniverse, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $22.95|
| Book Description: |
Edith Endsley joined the Army Nurse Corps in 1943 during World War II at the age of twenty-one and was assigned to the navy hospital ship USS Mercy. In the course of duty in the Pacific Theater of Operations she, two other nurses, and a Catholic priest were sent ashore on a small Japanese island to tend to American and Japanese wounded at the request of a high-ranking Japanese officer. This proved to be a ruse. The priest was killed and the three nurses were told to go to a geisha...