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Letter from Lt. Robert B. Fulton to Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Fulton, February 10, 1942
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Letter from Lt. Robert B. Fulton to Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Fulton, February 10, 1942 - Envelope. February 10, 1942. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. May 27, 2015. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/fulton/item/147/show/146.

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(February 10, 1942). Letter from Lt. Robert B. Fulton to Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Fulton, February 10, 1942 - Envelope. Lt. Robert B. Fulton USS Houston Letters. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/fulton/item/147/show/146

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Letter from Lt. Robert B. Fulton to Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Fulton, February 10, 1942 - Envelope, February 10, 1942, Lt. Robert B. Fulton USS Houston Letters, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed May 27, 2015, http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/fulton/item/147/show/146.

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Title Letter from Lt. Robert B. Fulton to Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Fulton, February 10, 1942
Creator (Local)
  • Fulton, Robert B.
Date February 10, 1942
Description Fulton wrote this letter six days after the Battle of the Flores Sea, during which a Japanese heavy bomb struck the ships rear 8-inch gun turret, killing 48 men and injuring 20 others. In it, Robert describes being busy and having a hard time keeping track of the days due to the ship constantly moving.
Donor Robert B. Fulton
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American
  • United States Navy-Military life
  • Armed Forces--Officers
Subject.Name (LCNAF)
  • Houston (Cruiser : CA-30)
Subject.Name (Local)
  • Fulton, Robert B.
  • Fulton, W. L.
Genre (AAT)
  • letters (correspondence)
Language English
Physical Description 1 page typed letter with envelope
Type (DCMI)
  • Text
Original Item Location ID 1981-001, Box 7, Folder 4, Item 22
Original Collection Cruiser Houston Collection
Original Collection URL http://archon.lib.uh.edu/?p=collections/controlcard&id=23
Digital Collection Lt. Robert B. Fulton USS Houston Letters
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/fulton
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections
Use and Reproduction This image is in the public domain and may be used freely. If publishing in print, electronically, or on a website, please cite the item using the citation button.
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Title Envelope
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File Name cruis_201303_022_002.jpg
Transcript 10 5 CENTS 5 Mr and Mrs W.L. Fulton 5510 - 33rd. Street, N.1". Washington D.C. U.S.A.