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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
Military 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
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Civilian
Location of Service
Virginia; West Virginia; Tennessee; Pennsylvania
Service Related Injury
Unknown
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
United Service Organizations (USO)--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Robert Pearson Lawrence Collection
(AFC/2001/001/33210), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2006-02-07
 

 

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