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PFC Richard Allin "Rich" Featherstone
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1949
Essex County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Feb. 7, 1968
Quang Tri, Vietnam

PFC Featherstone #2355597
MOS:1371 Combat Engineer.

Richard was born in Newark and lived there
most of his life until his parents moved to
He enlisted in the Marines 28 February 1967,
at a Newark Recruiting Office.
Richard arrived in Vietnam 7 December 1967
and was assigned to Alpha Company,3rd Shore
PartyBattalion,3rd Marine Division,at the Khe
Sanh Combat Base.Richard was wounded 6
February 1968 by hostile artillery/mortar fire
on the base.He died two days later at 0805H,
8 February of fragmentation wounds to the
abdomen,while recovering aboard the USNH
USS Sanctuary.
Survived by his parents;Donald and Joan
Featherstone,his brother,Donald and his sister,
Carol all of 129 Virginia St,Hillside,NJ.
Family links: 
  Donald Allin Featherstone (1920 - 2006)
  Richard Allin Featherstone (1949 - 1968)
  Donald Featherstone (1958 - 2011)*
*Calculated relationship
Graceland Memorial Park
Union County
New Jersey, USA
Maintained by: Tony
Originally Created by: Pennsylvania Lady
Record added: Oct 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60741257
PFC Richard Allin Rich Featherstone
Added by: Daniel Stepel
PFC Richard Allin Rich Featherstone
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Added by: Laura Kandro
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~With honor and respect~
- Kerstin
 Added: Feb. 7, 2017

- Laurie Davis Hannah
 Added: Feb. 7, 2017
Heavenly Birthday Blessings.
 Added: Jan. 4, 2017
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