[Letter from N. W. Shaw to Second Brigade Commander, USMC, 13 October 1928]

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Letter from (Captain?) N. W. Shaw, commander of the 45th Company, Fifth Marine Regiment, to the commander of the Second Marine Brigade. Shaw discusses the wounding of a Carlos Gutierrez, the whereabouts of a Jose Santos Rivera and his arrest warrant, a retaliatory killing for the theft of a cow, and a list of persons believed to be bandits.

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[1] p. ; 27 cm.

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Shaw, N. W. October 13, 1928.

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  • Shaw, N. W. Commander of 45th Company, Fifth Marine Regiment

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Fort Worth Aviation Museum

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Letter from (Captain?) N. W. Shaw, commander of the 45th Company, Fifth Marine Regiment, to the commander of the Second Marine Brigade. Shaw discusses the wounding of a Carlos Gutierrez, the whereabouts of a Jose Santos Rivera and his arrest warrant, a retaliatory killing for the theft of a cow, and a list of persons believed to be bandits.

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[1] p. ; 27 cm.

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Handwritten note on reverse: "930, 10301, 12303, 1304, 2005"

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Texas History Collection

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  • October 13, 1928

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 26, 2020, 10:42 p.m.

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  • Feb. 11, 2020, 4:37 p.m.

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Shaw, N. W. [Letter from N. W. Shaw to Second Brigade Commander, USMC, 13 October 1928], letter, October 13, 1928; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1218902/: accessed September 29, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Fort Worth Aviation Museum.