|Birth: ||Mar. 23, 1931|
|Death: ||Sep. 10, 1952, South Korea|
21-year old Marine Corps Second Lieutenant R. E. Roth was one of six naval aviators, of one flight, killed when his F9F Panther jet slammed into a fog-covered mountain near Airfield K-3 (Pohang), South Korea.
2nd Lt. Roth was the son of Mr. & Mrs. Frank L. Roth, Lockridge, Iowa.
Burial Source: The Mt. Pleasant News, Mt. Pleasant, IA, Friday Evening, Jan. 9, 1953, p. 1, Col. 7, "Plan Military Rites Monday For Lt. Richard Roth".
Thanks to contributor mokennehan (#47119719) for the burial information.
Note: Interment scheduled for 12 JAN 1953.
Created by: Mike Weeks
Record added: Apr 01, 2009
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