Photo of Doonald W. Sullivan in fatigues

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Doonald W. Sullivan in fatigues

Subject

WWII
World War II
Marine Corps
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library: Sullivan, Donald W.; Article on back of photo; "Marine Pfc. Donald W. Sullivan, son of Mr. and Mrs. D. L. Sullivan, 1053 West Decatur street, is at the naval hospital at Long Beach, Calif, recovering from severe burns suffered when he rescued a pilot from a burning plane in the Philippines. A veteran of Leyte, Guadalcanal and Green Island, Private Sullivan dashed through flames and exploding ammunition to rescue the pilot. He attended Decatur high school and entered the marine corps in August, 1943."

Creator

Marine Corps

Source

Long Beach, Calif

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

7/11/1945

Contributor

Decatur Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

unknown

Format

.jpg
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

AF695

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 10"

Files

http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/files/original/0c4e788885eaa9b5cc3b841ba2ccff74.jpg

Citation

Marine Corps, “Photo of Doonald W. Sullivan in fatigues,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed June 14, 2024, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/1227.