Marcia Gates Angel of Bataan, Melissa Bowersock
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Marcia Gates: Angel of Bataan

Narrator: Adrianne Price

Unabridged: 4 hr 12 min

Format: Digital Audiobook Download

Published: 12/10/2013


Marcia L. Gates was an Army nurse and prisoner of war during WWII. As an "Angel of Bataan," she spent three years in a Japanese internment camp in the Philippines. This is her story, told through her letters and the newspaper clippings, photos and letters collected by her mother. The book was awarded a biography medal by the Military Writers Society of America in 2012 and an Honorable Mention by the Hollywood Book Festival in 2013. It was also featured in the TV documentary, Our Wisconsin: Military History of America's Dairyland on WKOW-TV in Madison.