Photo of Lt. Stewart R. Lauer in flight uniform standing in front of airplane

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Title

Photo of Lt. Stewart R. Lauer in flight uniform standing in front of airplane

Subject

WWII
World War II
U. S. Marine Corps
Decatur, IL.

Description

Herald and Review Library: Lauer, Lt. Stewart R., Information on back of photo; "Marine Pilot---First Lieutenant Stewart R. Lauer, 25, of 844 West Waggoner street, Decatur, IL., pilot of a Mitchell Bomber. Lt. Lauer received severe head wounds from enemy flak over Del Monte, North Central Mindanao, but his grit and determination in spite of pain and badly affected eyesight, brought his plane back to base."

Creator

Official U. s. Marine Corps Photo

Source

unknown

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

7/6/1945

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

AF463

Coverage

World War II

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

8 x 10"

Citation

Official U. s. Marine Corps Photo, “Photo of Lt. Stewart R. Lauer in flight uniform standing in front of airplane,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed May 18, 2024, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/633.