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A feisty character prepared to disobey orders, from the beginning he declared his determination to become an ace pilot. Only partly mobilized and with troops inadequately equipped with largely outdated weapons (which included large numbers of horse-mounted cavalry), and without the anticipated support of French or British forces, Poland was overrun by the Wehrmacht's superior numbers and "blitzkrieg" tactics. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Dorothy Getter Shattuck; sons, Robert Arthur Shattuck of RD 1, Gillett, PA; sister, Mrs.

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Publisher: Aeterna (February 14, 2011)

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