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John "Jack" Richter (#47321509)
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Bio Photo I was raised in Elizabethville, PA but now living in Oak Harbor, WA Am retired and doing genealogy for the E'ville Richter family and Isaac W. Mattis family.

I am also doing memorials for my wife's family, Ackley, Priboth, Herbert & Jones. Please see the Ackley Virtual Cemetery for names.

I have completed entering memorials for Maple Grove Cemetery in Elizabethville. If I erred on any memorial please let me know so I can make the correction.

Am also making a virtual cemetery for all veterans in Maple Grove. Please let me know if I miss someone who is in the Find A Grave list.

If you wish to copy a photo I have posted remember they are copyrighted. Credit me with the photo. I have started letting any site with my photos credited to others know they are not theirs.

Thanks to the wonderful ladies that helped post photos from Rome and Florence National Cemeteries.

I've added about another 800 headstone photos to the Maple Grove memorials. If you find a memorial that has duplicates please let me know, I know I have doubled up on some. Anyone wishing to have an unedited copy of a photo please let me know. Sometime I edit out a lot of background, which may help in locating a grave.
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plyce
Charles Keaffer 103504984
You have the wrong Abraham as Charles' father. The Abraham you have died before Charles was born. I believe the one you want is 34694013 married to Mary J Keaffer 34693975. Your Abraham was the son of John Keaffer and Maggie Heim
Added by plyce on Aug 16, 2016 12:50 PM
Bonnie Miller
Dauphin County, PA Photos
Hi John,

I sell identified antique photos in my eBay store. Today I've listed photos from an old album that likely belonged to descendants of Hezekiah and Amanda Fitting Matter.

I research the photos in ancestry.com and findagrave.com and request edits in findagrave when I can link families or provide additional info.

Just wanted to say thanks for the edit requests you've done for me this week. Here's a link to the photos from that album if you'd like to take a look
http://stores.ebay.com/4hearts-Photos-and-Treasures/_i.html?_nkw=g16-1105&submit=Search&_sid=3347391

Regards,
Bonnie
Added by Bonnie Miller on Aug 09, 2016 11:40 AM
Anna
RE: Sicily-Rome American Cemetery
Jack,

If you mean the stones, it's a Jewish custom. Here's a link to an explanation of the custom http://www.shiva.com/learning-center/commemorate/stone/

Anna.
Added by Anna on Aug 06, 2016 4:22 PM
judy altman
Louis Shramek


Hi John Richter

You wrote this to me .......

Judy, FYI Lewis is listed as Shramek, by the ABMC, one of you alternate spellings. I have submitted an edit to your memorial listing the grave location. I am going to the Sicily-Rome Cemetery to take grave photos. Lewis is already on my list.

His name IS spelled Louis..... I have ALL of his medals including his Purple Heart and his name is spelled Louis along with all his family papers.

BUT having said that I would be HONORED if you took a picture of the grave for me as I will probably never get there!

Thank you SO MUCH
Judy Mulcahy-Altman
Added by judy altman on Aug 06, 2016 1:00 PM
Angela Greenhaw
Patrick Alterice
Thank you so much! I know this photo had to be hard to get on this tall wall. But you did a great job! Thank you again!
Added by Angela Greenhaw on Jul 29, 2016 6:51 PM
Janice Hollandsworth
Walter Armstrong
Thanks again!
Added by Janice Hollandsworth on Jul 13, 2016 8:38 PM
Frogman
2LT Patterson
Thank you for the pic.
Added by Frogman on Jul 13, 2016 11:18 AM
Janice Hollandsworth
James Harwell
Thank you for the photo of his name on the wall of the missing. I appreciate you doing this for me.
Added by Janice Hollandsworth on Jul 12, 2016 7:44 PM
Carolyn Jackson
PFC Edman G. Roberts Photos
Mr. Richter, Thank you so very much for the photos regarding PFC Roberts. Thank you for your time and effort to obtain these photos. I am thrilled to have this information to share with others. Again, thank you.

Carolyn P. Jackson
Quaker Cemetery Association, Inc.
713 Meeting Street, Camden, SC 29020
(803) 432-4356
carolynj8847@hotmail.com
Added by Carolyn Jackson on Apr 13, 2016 10:17 AM
Jane Ries
Don Cornwell
Thank you for the picture of the Tablets of the Missing for Don Cornwell. I greatly appreciate it.
Added by Jane Ries on Apr 09, 2016 4:06 PM
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