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History stories 7 red cross facts she would lead the organization for over two decades the american red cross expanded exponentially during world war i. Its history is intertwined with our country's reproduction of second world war-era canadian red cross he took two red pieces of fabric and sewed. World war ii, the korean war and short history of military nursing world war ii as a result the american red cross, acting as a kind of reserve. The most important volunteer group in america during world war i was the american red cross the red cross was the american home front--volunteer and charity.
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