A Princess & A War Heroine

She worked as a nurse during the first Balkan War, changing bandages and helping doctors as they performed hurried operations in the hospital’s corridor where the wounded waited among the dying for their treatment. She suffered from mental health and was put away in the sanatorium. She risked her life to hide a Jewish family and was awarded Israel’s greatest honor.

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This post is about Princess Alice, the mother of the late Prince Philip. To find out more about this remarkable woman, please check out the following video.

This was written for the Weekend Writing Prompt by Sammi Cox. For instructions, click Here.

Source: The Jewish Chronicle

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