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Peg Brady WWII Marine

A 97-year-old Syracuse woman remembers her time in the U.S. Marines: ‘I just loved it’ One of the first female Marines looks back at the job she loved By Marnie Eisenstadt         Liverpool, N.Y. — The moment that changed Peg Bandy’s life was 80 years ago. But she remembers it like it […]

Bea Arthur, US Marine

Bea Arthur, US Marine   BY: Kali Martin April 12, 2018 Bernice Frankel’s Official Military Personnel File reveals a Golden Girl’s WWII service history. Before she took to Broadway stages and became a beloved Golden Girl, Bernice Frankel, better known today as Bea Arthur, joined thousands of other women paving the way for women in the […]