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October 20, 2017

In the autumn of 1943, the GCA Bulletin reported that clubs across the nation had planted gardens at military camps and hospitals. Supported by the Camp Planting and War Relief Committee of the GCA, club members raised funds and often travelled hundreds of miles to bring seeds and plant materials to sow gardens in barren facilities. Recovering wounded servicemen and their families enjoyed working in these gardens during this difficult time.

 

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