Linda DrokeIMPACT

My sister Linda Droke was born on November 20, l942 at Letterman Military Hospital in San Francisco. Our mother would later say that it was a difficult birth, and she would speculate that Linda’s mental disability stemmed from birth. It was a difficult time for our country, as we’d just entered WWII. It was an especially difficult time for anyone with “disabilities.” Even our president Franklin Roosevelt camouflaged his disability, as being seen in a wheelchair would have been the sign of a “cripple.” Linda grew up in this era. Click here to read more.






 
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