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14 July 1918 : Flight Lieut. Quentin Roosevelt


Father Theodore Roosevelt, mother Edith. Quentin was the youngest of six and was four years old when his father became US President so he grew up in the White House 1901 to 1909.  Half-sister Alice sister Ethel, and brothers Ted, Kermit and Archie. Age 11 in 1909 he spent the summer with his friend Hamilton Coolidge with a family in France.  E…

Quentin Roosevelt; A Sketch with Letters (and poetry)


Edited by Kermit Roosevelt Illustrated New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1921 (Facsimile) From the start there is a sense of tragedy; you know that this is a collection of letters sent by someone serving in France who is going to die. It is rather like watching the film ‘All Quiet on the Western Front’ - you know that it ends with a shot and the…