Monday, November 27, 2017

2D Surgical Hospital by Lorna Griess






Title: 2D Surgical Hospital

Author: Lorna Griess

Publisher: XLibrisUS

Genre: Military Biography

Format: Ebook
This book is about living and working in a mobile army surgical hospital (MASH) in South Vietnam. It talks about the hospital itself, the setting, how we lived, how we coped with less-than-good circumstances, the type of patients we received, the equipment we worked with, and the emotional highs and lows that were part of every day. The stories are true. Some of the dates and numbers of things may be off a little; that was a long time ago. Names have not been used to protect the wonderful, dedicated people with whom I worked and lived with.
Lorna Griess made the Army Nurse Corps her career after her tour in Vietnam. She served in hospitals worldwide for almost thirty years. She retired as a full colonel and chief nurse at Letterman Army Medical Center on the Presidio in San Francisco (now closed). Fully retired from nursing, she joined the Military Officers Association of America, California Council of Chapters, and became their legislative liaison. She serves as a veterans’ advocate in the California State Legislature. She is a member of several other veterans’ organizations including Vietnam Veterans, AMVETS, and VFW. She writes articles, reporting on current legislation for local newsletters. For relaxation, she has become an artist. Her oil paintings have been on display at several galleries around Sacramento, including the Crocker Art Gallery.

Monday, November 20

Review From Here

Literal Exposure



Tuesday, November 21

Mythical Books

Born to Read Books



Wednesday, November 22

A Book Lover

I'm Shelf-ish



Thursday, November 23

The Dark Phantom

The Zen Reader



Friday, November 24

My Bookish Pleasures

Inkslinger's Opus



Monday, November 27

All Inclusive Retort

T's Stuff



Tuesday, November 28

Bent Over Bookwords

Lover of Literature



Wednesday, November 29

The Book Czar

The Book Refuge



Thursday, November 30

The Hype and the Hoopla

The Revolving Bookshelf



Friday, December 1

Voodoo Princess

My Life. One Story at a Time.


No comments:

Post a Comment