Author:TO JENNIE FROM THE PARACHUTE RIGGERS

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1944 ORIGINAL SENTIMENT, MEMORY AND AUTOGRAPH BOOK BY HER PARACHUTE RIGGING FRIENDS TO JENNY

By: TO JENNIE FROM THE PARACHUTE RIGGERS

Price: $2,255.99

Publisher: USA, 1944

Seller ID: 0001781

Condition: Good+


On offer is a charming, original manuscript relic of one American woman's war service in support of her country being a birthday, memory book and autograph album kept by a beloved World War II parachute rigger named Jenny. There are about 40 entries, and most were done in late May 1944 by many of her co-workers and a few from sailors and other enlisted men and officers she knew. Given the dates involved Jennie and her friends may very well have helped in the preparation for the D-Day invasion, which occurred a couple weeks later. The home towns of the women show how America came together for t... View more info