Excerpts and pictures from the soldier's "Yank" Magazine as well as other references of the life and times of the World War II era.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
YANK Pin Up girl for 25 Feb 1944 Down Under Edition. Patricia Dane. She was a young starlet in the 40's. She acted in about 16 movies. She was noted for telling off an MGM studio exec which probably tanked her career. She was married to Tommy Dorsey for about 4 years in the 1940's. Her birth name was Thelma Pippen. She was about 25 when this picture was taken. She died in Florida in 1995.