Lingering Fever: a World War II Nurse's Memoir

TitleLingering Fever: a World War II Nurse's Memoir
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1996
AuthorsCamp, LaVonne Telshaw
Number of Pages176
PublisherMcFarland
City, CountryJefferson, N.C.
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Author's reminisces of her experiences in the monsoon-drenched jungles of Assam, caring for soldiers in the China-Burma-India theater of war. Includes Camp's romance with one of the airmen who flew the Hump, supplying O.S.S. troops behind Japanese lines and carrying General Joseph Stilwell’s Chinese troops to fight the battle of North Burma. Camp accompanied him on missions on occasion. Based in part on letters she wrote to her parents.

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