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Robert Lee Lee Sherrod

Robert SHERROD, American writer. Awards 1979-1986; Award 1955. President’s Advisory Committee University Ga. 1975-1978; Board of Judges, National Magazine Awards 1979-1986.

Background

  • Sherrod, Robert Lee was born on February 8, 1909 in Thomas County, Georgia, United States. Son of Joseph Arnold and Victoria Ellen (Evers).

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Georgia, 1929.

    Career

    • Reporter Atlanta Constitution, Palm Beach (Florida) Daily News, and others, 1929-1935. With Time and Life magazines as Washington correspondent, associate editor, war and Far East correspondent, 1935-1952. Far East correspondent Sat.

      Eve. Post, 1952-1955, managing editor, 1955-1962. Editor, 1962; editor-at-large, 1963-1964. Vice president, editorial coordinator Curtis Public Company, 1965-1966.

      Writing on foreign affairs and history, since 1966. Contract writer Life Magazine, New York City, 1966-1968. Member history advisory committee United States Marine Corps, 1973-1976.

      Board directors Marine Corps History Foundation, 1979-1986. Member University Georgia President's Advisory Council, 1975-1978. Member board judges national magazine awards Columbia University, 1979-1986.

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    Denomination: Episcopalian

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    Trustee Corrs. Fund, 1963-1993. Member of National Press (Washington). Overseas Press, Century Association (New York City).

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    • Son of; married Elizabeth Hudson, October 8, 1936 (deceased December 1958). Children: John Hudson, Robert Lee. Married Margaret Carson Ruff, May 5, 1961 (divorced 1972).

      Married Mary Gay Labrot Leonhardt, August 26, 1972 (deceased July 1978).
    • father: Joseph Arnold Son
    • mother: Victoria Ellen (Evers) Son
    • spouses: Elizabeth Hudson
    • Margaret Carson Ruff
    • Mary Gay Labrot Leonhardt
    • children: John Hudson Sherrod
    • Robert Lee Sherrod
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    • 1929
      University Georgia
    • 1929 - 1935
      Reporter Atlanta Constitution
    • 1952 - 1955
      Far East correspondent Sat. Eve. Post
    • 1955 - 1962
      Far East correspondent Sat. Eve. Post
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      editor
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      editor-at-large
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      vice president, Curtis Public Company
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      editorial coordinator, Curtis Public Company
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      writing on foreign affairs and history
    • 1966 - 1968
      contract writer, Life Magazine
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      • Author: Tarawa, the Story of a Battle, 1944, 5th edition, 1985, On to Westward, 1945, review edition, 1990, History of Marine Corps Aviation in World World War II, 1952, review edition, 1987. Text for Life's Picture History of World World War II, 1950, also Kobunsha's Picture History of the Pacific War (in Japanese), 1952. (with others) Apollo Expeditions to the Moon, 1975.
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      • book: History of Marine Corps Aviation in World War II (Great War Stories) Hardcover August, 1987
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      • book: History of Marine Corps Aviation in World War II - SIGNED BY JOHN GLENN and GENERAL ROBERT BARROW
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      • book: Tarawa: The Incredible Story of One of World War II's Bloodiest Battles 1st edition by Sherrod, Robert (2013) Paperback
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      • book: Lions of the West: Heroes and Villains of the Westward Expansion
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      • book: Spotlight on America: Westward Movement
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      • book: Introduction to Communication Disorders: A Lifespan Evidence-Based Perspective (5th Edition) (Pearson Communication Sciences and Disorders)
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      • book: Precalculus (5th Edition)
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      • Victoria Ellen (Evers) Son
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