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Robert Pearson Lawrence Collection

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Robert Pearson Lawrence Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Robert Pearson Lawrence
State of Birth:
NY
 
 
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified

War or Conflict:
World War, 1914-1918
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1917-1919
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
3rd Platoon, Company F, 306th Infantry Regiment, 153rd Brigade Infantry, 77th Division
Location of Service:
Camp Upton, New York
Highest Rank:
Second Lieutenant
Prisoner of War:
No

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Civilian
Location of Service:
Virginia; West Virginia; Tennessee; Pennsylvania
Prisoner of War:
Unknown
Service History Note:
The civilian was assigned to travel to seven Army hospitals during the Summer of 1944 to sketch the patients who wanted their portraits. He also participated with Civil Defense from 1943 to 1951.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Creative works [1 item] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Clippings [10 items] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Periodicals [1 item] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] --Typewritten document
Contributor:
Cheryl Metz
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Massanutten Regional Library
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/33210
Subjects:
Lawrence, Robert Pearson
World War, 1914-1918--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Robert Pearson Lawrence Collection
(AFC/2001/001/33210), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/7/2006

 

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