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Lieut Richard Lee Roth
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1931
Henry County
Iowa, USA
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.
Family links: 
  Frank Lee Roth (1906 - 1960)
  Helen Arlene Payne Roth (1909 - 1994)
Note: Interment scheduled for 12 JAN 1953.
Lockridge Cemetery
Jefferson County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Mike Weeks
Record added: Apr 01, 2009
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