Photo of Corp. Robert Louis Riley in uniform

AF597-WWII_RILEY_ROBERT_LOUIS, WWII, 4-7-1945.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Corp. Robert Louis Riley in uniform

Subject

WWII
World War II
Army
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library: Riley, Corp. Robert Louis, Article on back of photo; "By Margaret Strong of the Herald Staff; Home cooked meals, a soft bed to sleep in, sightseeing in Decatur and visiting with a joyous family is in store for Corp. Robert Louis Riley who arrived early Thursday morning in Decatur following recent release from the Bilibid prison camp on Luzon in February. the son of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Riley, 927 West Cerro Gordo street, corporal Riley was in the Philippines four years, during two years of which he was held prisoner by the Japs. A survivor of the 'MARCH OF DEATH,' Corporal Riley exclaimed, 'gosh' it's good to be home. You've no idea what it's like."

Creator

Herald and Review, photo by Martin J. Cooney

Source

Decatur, IL.

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

4/7/1945

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

The Decatur Public Library owns and maintains all copyright on materials featured on omeka.decaturlibrary.org. These materials cannot be used without prior consent. Please contact the Local History Room at the Decatur Public Library for more information.

Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF597

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

6 x 8"

Citation

Herald and Review, photo by Martin J. Cooney, “Photo of Corp. Robert Louis Riley in uniform,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed January 25, 2022, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/1020.