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Geoffrey & Elaine Meece: In the Shadow of the Sun

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About the book:

The story of Ressa and Geneva Jenkins. What starts off as an adventure turns into a nightmare.

In August of 1941, sisters, Ressa and Geneva Jenkins, from Sevierville, Tennessee arrive in the Philippines to work as nurses at Sternberg Hospital in Manila. Life in this tropical paradise is everything they had hoped for, until the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbor. Geneva and Ressa are caught in the middle of the war and life becomes about survival.

Event date: 
Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Event address: 
387 Perkins Ext.
Memphis, TN 38117