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Title Lost in the victory : reflections of American war orphans of World War II / collected by Susan Johnson Hadler and Ann Bennett Mix ; edited by Calvin L. Christman.
Imprint Denton : University of North Texas Press, [1998]
Edition First edition.

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Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Children -- United States.
Orphans -- United States -- Biography.
Alt Name Hadler, Susan Johnson, 1945-
Mix, Ann Bennett, 1940-
Christman, Calvin L.
Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 251 pages) : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Edition First edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0585294682 (electronic bk.)
9780585294681 (electronic bk.)
9781574410334 (alk. paper)
1574410334 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 45731683
Additional Format Print version: Lost in the victory. 1st ed. Denton : University of North Texas Press, ©1998 1574410334 (DLC) 97026872
Table of Contents
 Editor's Note / Calvin L. Christman 
 Preface / Susan Johnson Hadler 
 Introduction / Ann Bennett Mix 
 Vince: There Is a Part of Me Down Deep Which Never Heals1
 Anne: I Was Born in the Wake of Death7
 Bill: The Males in the Family Have Not Been Fully Blessed21
 Joyce: You Need to Talk to Your Daddy about Certain Things31
 Eric: I Don't Think You Ever Get over It37
 Connie: I Remember the Cake ... the Package that Came Back49
 Damon: They Shouldn't Send People Like That to Fight Wars59
 Ellen: We Were Isolated and Very Different, and I Knew It73
 Clint: How Was It That We Didn't Count?83
 Ann: Every Memory Is Bittersweet89
 Clatie and John: We Don't Know How He Died101
 Sam: My Father's Dead and My Mother's Crazy113
 John: The Hurt Never Goes Away123
 Nancy: Yes, I Am Your Daughter129
 John: When I Had My Own Children ... I Didn't Know What To Do133
 Mary: You're Out There on Your Own141
 James: The Lost Pilot151
 Jim: I Am the Father155
 Roberta: I Never Got to Know You163
 Jeff: I Expect People to Die on Me All the Time175
 Sheila: My Father Probably Never Knew That I Had Been Born185
 Tony: My Father Was Very Much Alive191
 Gloria: I Needed to Be Somebody197
 Kathleen: My Father May Be in Germany Buried as a German Soldier209
 Susan: I Raise My Glass to You, Dear Papa, Fire and Spirit!215

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