The indomitable Florence Finch : the untold story of a war widow turned resistance fighter and savior of American POWs (Book, 2020) [WorldCat.org]
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The indomitable Florence Finch : the untold story of a war widow turned resistance fighter and savior of American POWs

Author: Robert J Mrazek
Publisher: New York : Hachette Books, 2020.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"When Florence Finch died at the age of 101, few of her Ithaca, NY neighbors knew that this unassuming Filipina native was a Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient, whose courage and sacrifice were unsurpassed in the Pacific War against Japan. Long accustomed to keeping her secrets close in service of the Allies, she waited fifty years to reveal the story of those dramatic and harrowing days to her own  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Florence Ebersole Smith Finch
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert J Mrazek
ISBN: 9780316422277 0316422274
OCLC Number: 1193573213
Description: 312 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Untold story of a war widow turned resistance fighter and savior of American POWs
Responsibility: Robert J. Mrazek.

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The riveting story of an unsung World War II hero who saved countless American lives in the Philippines.  Read more...

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