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Encore Booknotes: "Winston and Clementine: The Personal Letters of the Churchills"

Mary Soames 1922-2014

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Mary Soames, the youngest daughter of Winston and Clementine Churchill, presents a collection of letters exchanged between her parents over their fifty-seven year relationship.   Mary Soames appeared on "Booknotes" on March 24, 1999.  She passed away May 31, 2014.

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Mary Soames 1922-2014

Mary Soames served in mixed anti-aircraft batteries in World War II and was an aide to her father, Winston Churchill, on WW2 wartime trips overseas. She was married to Lord Christopher Soames, a European Commission vice president and last governor of South Rhodesia in Africa.  Lady Soames was also the author of A Daughter's Tale: The Memoir of Winston Churchill's Youngest Child.  She passed away May 31, 2014.


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Encore Booknotes: "Winston and Clementine: The Personal Letters of the Churchills"

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