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Robert Doyle Napping



Robert Doyle Napping
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Title: Robert Doyle Napping
Description: Dick Hanley, of YANK Army Weekly magazine, snapped this photo of Robert Doyle taking a nap on the L-shaped desk in what appears to be a room used by correspondents. Two folding chairs are in the foreground. There is a typewriter on the left with an envelope from LIFE magazine on top of it, and envelopes from the War Department on the right. On the side of the negative is written, "Dick Hanley YANK 25."

Image ID: 100823
Creation
Date:
1944 ca.
Creator
Name:
Hanley, Dick, YANK Army Weekly
Collection
Name:
Doyle, Robert. Papers : 1935-1974, 1995
Genre: Photograph
Additional
Information:
Robert Doyle was a civilian war correspondent for the Milwaukee Journal during World War II, covering the experiences of Wisconsin troops in the 32nd "Red Arrow" Division, an infantry division of the United States Army National Guard. The "Red Arrow" Division consisted mainly of soldiers from Wisconsin and Michigan.
Subjects: Shoes
Typewriters
Military uniforms
World War, 1939-1945
Indoor photography
Military camps
Journalists
Reporters and reporting
Chairs
 

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