'Heroine of Bataan' feted in Sumter during World War II

By SAMMY WAY
Sumter Item archivist
Posted 4/16/17

The "Heroine of Bataan," a heroic World War II nurse, Juanita Redmond was connected to Sumter through her brother Robert, who lived here and worked as manager of Edens Super Market. The story of Redmond's exploits and her escape from the Japanese on …

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