Russian woman friend of Tolstoi is London ambulance driver - 8th October 1941
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Madame Rena Moisenco, friend of Tolstoi and niece to Mme. Alexandra Kollontray, Russian woman ambassador to Sweden, is an ambulance driver in London and has had plenty of experience in the city's big raids. Mme. Moisenco, who was at Leningrad University during the Revolution, used to live with her husband on an estate adjoining Tolstoi's, and was one of Russia's Red street corner speakers during her university days.