Behind the Tapestry: How Pat&Norm Helped Win WWII
By Dennis F. Shaw
Published: May 20, 2013.
In 1939, a sailor marries a Brooklyn girl before he ships out on a new destroyer.
She follows him to San Diego; he sails to the North Atlantic. For the next 6 years, he then fights the enemy in the Pacific while she fights war profiteers at home in California. Long separations and infrequent letters frustrate them. How will they overcome these challenges and develop a marriage?