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The Poppy Lady

By Barbara Elizabeth Walsh

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The Poppy Lady
Reviewed by Children’s Book List

Known as the Poppy Lady, Moina Belle Michael, a schoolteacher from Georgia, successfully established the Flanders Field Memorial Poppy as a universal symbol of tribute and support for veterans and their families during World War I and II.

Rating: 4 ****

Ever wonder the origin of the poppy pins they give when you donate to veterans? This book explains their origin and the woman behind them.

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