A Woman's Place by Lynn Austin

By Lynn Austin

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They watched their sons, their brothers, and their husbands enlist to struggle a transforming into risk around the seas. And whilst their kingdom requested, they replied the decision besides. Virginia longs to discover a objective past others expectancies. Helen is pushed through a loneliness cash can't satisfy. Rosa is desirous to flee her in-laws principles. Jean hopes to turn out herself in a man's international. less than the typhoon clouds of destruction that threaten the US in the course of the early 1940's, this not going accumulating of ladies will event lifestyles in occasionally starling new methods as their ideals are challenged they usually fight towards a brand new realizing of what love and sacrifice really suggest.

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The 90th Division foothold over the Moselle remained precarious through November 10 as the Moselle had continued to flood and the inundated areas near the crossing points were between 1,000 and 2,000 yards wide (900–1,800m). The infantry continued to assault Fort Koenigsmacker, and the first attempts were made to silence the small Maginot fortifications of the Métrich group. Fortunately, the 19. VolksgrenadierDivision had no reserves for a counterattack and a bridge was completed near the Malling crossing site around midnight, allowing supplies and reinforcements to flow over the river.

American casualties had been light, about 18 men. The 11th Infantry planned to resume the attack the following day, but in the meantime, had obtained a set of plans of the fort from French officers. An aerial view of Fort Driant taken by an artillery spotter plane of the 5th Infantry Division on September 29. The town of Ars-sur-Moselle can be seen behind the fort to the southeast. The initial attack on the fort took place in the northwest corner on the left side of this photo while the subsequent October fighting took place on the opposite side to right of the main fort complex.

The 11th Infantry planned to resume the attack the following day, but in the meantime, had obtained a set of plans of the fort from French officers. An aerial view of Fort Driant taken by an artillery spotter plane of the 5th Infantry Division on September 29. The town of Ars-sur-Moselle can be seen behind the fort to the southeast. The initial attack on the fort took place in the northwest corner on the left side of this photo while the subsequent October fighting took place on the opposite side to right of the main fort complex.

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