Linda Maye Adams

Memorial to Women Veterans in Kentucky


Did you know there are less than 10 memorials to veterans that include women? Unfortunately, it’s easy to believe. I was in Washington, DC when they were building the Vietnam one here, and, oh, it was so controversial!  The male veterans sneered at it and said that the women hadn’t done anything to deserve a memorial (never mind that some of those same soldiers wouldn’t be here without the nurses who had to witness over and over the horrors of the injuries caused by war).

Kentucky now has a memorial for women:

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  1. Reblogged this on Kathleen's Place and commented:
    My friend Peggy Lutz, a WWII veteran would be interested in this one. Her blog is at http://orewave.wordpress.com/about/

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