Stubby the war dog: the true story of world war I 's bravest dog

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Pub. Date:
[2014]
Language:
English
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Move over, Rin Tin Tin. Here comes Sgt. Stubby! That German shepherd star of the silver screen may have been born behind enemy lines during World War I, but Stubby, the stump-tailed terrier, worked behind enemy lines, and gained military honors along the way. Private Robert Conroy casually adopted the orphan pup while attending basic training on the campus of Yale University in 1917. The Connecticut volunteer never imagined that his stray dog would become a war hero. He just liked the little guy. When Conroy's unit shipped out for France, he smuggled his new friend aboard. By the time Stubby encountered Conroy's commanding officer, the dog had perfected his right-paw salute. Charmed, the CO awarded Stubby mascot status and sent him along with Conroy's unit to the Western Front. Stubby's brave deeds earned him a place in history and in the Smithsonian Institution where his stuffed body can still be seen. Almost 100 years later, Stubby's great deeds and brave heart make him an animal hero to fall in love with and treasure all over again.
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9781426314872
9781426314865
Reading Level:
MG
Level 7.4, 2 Points
Lexile measure:
1110L
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Grouping Author bausum ann
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display_description American soldier J. Robert Conroy befriended a stray dog with a stumpy tail while training to fight overseas in WWI. They bonded so closely that Conroy smuggled him to Europe, where Stubby accompanied Conroy's regiment on the Western Front, lending both his superior olfactory senses and amiable temperament to the war effort.
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subject_facet Dogs -- War use -- United States -- Juvenile literature, Stubby (Dog) -- Juvenile literature, United States. -- Army. -- Infantry Regiment, 102nd -- Mascots -- Juvenile literature, World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Juvenile literature
title_display Stubby the war dog : the true story of world war I 's bravest dog
title_full Stubby the war dog : the true story of world war I 's bravest dog / Ann Bausum
title_short Stubby the war dog :
title_sub the true story of world war I 's bravest dog
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