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Mary Soames is the youngest and only surviving child of Winston and Clementine Churchill. She was born in 1922 and brought up at Chartwell in Kent. In 1941, aged eighteen, she joined the ATS and served in mixed anti-aircraft batteries in England and Europe. She accompanied her father as his ADC on several of his wartime overseas journeys. In 1945 she was awarded the MBE (military). In 1947 she married Captain Christopher Soames, Coldstream Guards, later Lord Soames, PC, GCMG, CH. She has also written her mother's biography, Clementine Churchill and edited Speaking For Themselves, the personal letters between her parents.

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A Daughter's Tale The Memoir of Winston and Clementine Churchill's Youngest Child by Mary Soames
A Daughter's Tale The Memoir of Winston and Clementine Churchill's Youngest Child
Mary Soames
Sue Baker's view... A daughter’s view of her famous parents but equally the story of her own life, coming of age in the Second World War she was fully involved in the war effort. And she gives us an...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970

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