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Unknown [Photograph of plane tail]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09620.268 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: Oahu, Hawaii Type: Photograph Date: 1944 Pagination: 1 photograph : b&w ; 7.4 x 10.4 cm.

Summary of Content: A photograph of the tail of a plane with the number "440893." A post-it note included with the collection notes these "snaps" are miscellaneous photos of crew/camps/places in the Pacific.

Background Information: 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. See More

People: Stone, Robert L., 1921-2009

Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Subjects: World War IIMilitary ServiceAir ForceAviationUS Army Air Forces

Sub Era: World War II

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