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Stone, Sheila (1935- ) [Application for Commission]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09620.208 Author/Creator: Stone, Sheila (1935- ) Place Written: Williamstown, Massachusetts Type: Typed document Date: 2015 Pagination: 5p. ; 28.9 x 22.6 cm.

A typed document that states Robert Stone's civilian and military experience and awards.

Robert "Bob" Stone was a Bombardier in World War II and served in the Pacific Front. These letters, were compiled by Bob's wife, Sheila M. Stone, and Ali Adair into a book named Letters in a Box. This book details Bob's service to his country, and his life after the war. Bob's letters were donated to the collection by his wife, Sheila M. Stone, in 2017. It contains a variety of letters, postcards, patches, pins, photographs, and scrapbooks that relate to Bob's training and combat missions.

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