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Dollie Hanson

Hanson shares her role during WWII

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It was 1939.

Nazi Germany had taken control of Austria and areas of Czechoslovakia.

And "This... is London." Edward R. Murrow was reporting over the airwaves that Britain and France had declared war after Nazis invaded Poland in September 1939.

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Back on the home front, North American Aviation, a major U.S. aircraft manufacturer, was gearing up for war, opening plants in Ohio, Kansas and Texas.

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