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Birth: 1859
Death: Jun. 21, 1908

Richard Burke, Corp, USMC, USS Lancaster, Spanish-American War, Served 1897-1902

U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 about Richard Burke
Name: Richard Burke
Death Date: 21 Jun 1908
Cemetery: MT. Moriah Naval Plot
Cemetery Address: 62nd St & Kingsessing Ave Philadelphia, PA 19142
Buried At: Section 3 Row 5 Site 15

Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-1999 about Richard Burke
Name: Richard Burke
Birth Date: 1859
Death Date: 21 Jun 1908
Age: 49
Military Branch: Marines
Veteran of Which War: Spanish-American War
Cemetery Name: Mount Moriah Cemetery
Cemetery Location: Yeadon, Delaware County, Pennsylvania

The first USS Lancaster was a screw sloop-of-war in the United States Navy during the American Civil War through the Spanish-American War.

The first Lancaster was laid down by the Philadelphia Navy Yard in December 1857; launched 20 October 1858; sponsored by Miss Harriet Lane, niece and official hostess of President James Buchanan; and commissioned 12 May 1859, Captain John Rudd in command.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Lancaster_%281858%29

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Burial:
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: USNH Plot 3 Row 5 Grave 15
 
Created by: Rubbings
Record added: Mar 08, 2012
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Corp Richard Burke
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