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Robert Stack - World War II, Gunnery Instructor

Robert Stack (Actor)
(Robert Langford Modini Stack) 
b. 13 Jan 1919 – d. 14 May 2003
US Navy 
(World War II, Gunnery Instructor) 

Because of his expertise as an Olympic champion skeet shooter (1937), he was assigned to teach anti-aircraft gunnery. In honor of his three years of service, Stack was awarded the World War II Victory Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, American Campaign Medal, Expert Rifle Ribbon, and Expert Pistol Ribbon.

Robert continued on a heroic path in his life eventually dedicating his work to finding America's most wanted criminals. He never stopped fighting the bad guys.