Robert Hale

Private Robert Hale, U.S. Marine Corps, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. M. Hale, 124 Park Place, is serving with a tank battalion somewhere in the South Pacific.

He volunteered on June 26, 1944 and went overseas early in November.

Mrs. Hale, the former Mary Helen Truax, and their two children are residing with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. David R. Truax in El Cajon, CA.

Written by Harold (Diz) Kronenberg

Bob was the son of E. M. Hale of the Hale Publishing Company, a very important company in the Twentieth Century, particularly of children's books. He was an active golfer at Eau Claire Country Club.