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Sgt Thomas J. Rickel
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Birth: Jul. 2, 1922
Berkeley County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 11, 1945, Germany

During WWII, S/Sgt. Rickel was a 2nd platoon squad leader in K Company, 311th Infantry, 78th Division. Before leaving the U.S., he stated he would not be coming back. He was killed in action 2 days after crossing the Remagen Bridge. Originally buried at Henri Chapelle Cemetery, Belgium, his remains were disinterred and returned to the U.S. in 1949. 
 
Burial:
Antietam National Cemetery
Sharpsburg
Washington County
Maryland, USA
Plot: SECTION WW SITE 4442
 
Created by: James L. Cooper
Record added: Nov 12, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16613051
Sgt Thomas J. Rickel
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Sgt Thomas J. Rickel
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Sgt Thomas J. Rickel
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