Robert R. Martin papers

Robert R. Martin papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Robert R. Martin papers
Creator: Martin, Robert R.
Inclusive Dates: 1944-1945
Language: English
Extent: 2 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2474
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Robert R. Martin was Colonel with the 114th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence from Colonel Robert R. Martin during his service in World War II, 1944-1945. Correspondences are written mainly to his wife, Mary Belle Martin, and a few are addressed to Jane Martin and Robert N. Martin. Written from France, Germany, and Austria, letters contain detailed descriptions of Martin's surroundings, local people, administrative or military duties, and condition of his unit. Letters also detail the problems of raising a family while separated.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Robert R. Martin papers, ms2474, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

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