Great Granddaughter of Ruby Alice Thompson Side
Received a B.A. in Psychology from Fairfield University
Currently working in the financial services field
Married and Mother of three daughters living in Milford, Ct
I inherited a set of 43 diaries that span from 1909 – 1969. They were given to my grandmother Ruth Ferris Thompson and she passed them down to me.
I started re-reading the World War ll journals and found them extremely worthy of note on many levels. I realized how little I knew about the events surrounding World War ll and what the Londoner’s in particular had to endure. These journals are a combination of the historical and the exceptionally personal.
I thought that others may also find them intriguing and started a blog. In doing so I received reactions from people from around the world and this inspired me to publish them in book form for all to enjoy.
I am including the link to the book and to my blog.
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