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   Robert E. Wallack
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War: World War, 1939-1945
Branch: Marine Corps
Unit: C Company, 1st Battalion, 29th Marine Regiment
Service Location: Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands); Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands)
Rank: Private First Class
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 Official Documents (3 items)
Combat record of the First Battalion, 29th Marines [11/16/1944] Award of the Purple Heart for actions on Okinawa, April 15, 1945 Honorable Discharge and report of separation
 Personal Correspondence (2 items)
Telegram advising Mr. and Mrs. Louis Wallack that their son was wounded in action [6/17/1944] Telegram [from?] Congressman James P. Geelan inquiring as to the condition of Pfc. Robert Wallack [7/6/1945] 
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Map indicating unit movements during World War II Map of the invasion of Saipan 
 Other Materials (2 items)
Collage of newsclippings Statement concerning Wallack's discovery of the briefcase of Amelia Earhart on Saipan in 1944 

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