Excerpt from: A Paintbrush Reporter
The story of Barbara Loxton, a South African mother who was
separated from her daughters during WWII, and her experiences as a journalist travelling around war-torn Europe. Events unfold through the letters exchanged between her and her daughters during their enforced separation.
Written by: Hattie Naylor. Contributor: Barbara Loxton
Produced by: Pauline Harris. Drama set: 1939-1945
Available since: Fri 18 Mar 2011
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1/5 Barbara Loxton was a war correspondent who was separated from her daughters during WWII.
First broadcast: 27 Oct 2008
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