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What happened to them? Did they survive the war? I wonder if being taken prisoner saved them from a death in combat.
Peaky Blinders Thommy Shelby?
This is Otis’s son, Robert Shears, in front of tent, Guadalcanal.
He was a Seabee (Machinist’s Mate Third Class) in World War II – Port Hueneme, California; New Zealand; Christmas Island; Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands); New Harbor; Peleliu Island (Palau); Honolulu, Hawaii; Guam (Mariana Islands); Chicago, Illinois.
His VHP collection [is here](https://memory.loc.gov/diglib/vhp/story/loc.natlib.afc2001001.14864/).