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Richard Earl Post, Sr. (Known as "Trader Rick") was born in Buffalo, New York, 11/11/1947 of Welsh, German (Mother), and Russian (Father, WWII Vet) heritage, raised in Carolina and Florida by Adoptive Parents. Eagle Scout and Patrol Leader (Troop 37 Clearwater, Fla.) , Dog Driver & Siberian Husky Rescuer/Breeder (RkiSu Kennels andHAW Sled Dog Club,Wabash Indiana), FDC Cachet Maker (Post Craft),Dunedin High School '65, Dunedin, Fla., University of Florida Alumnus, AA '67, (TKE), MBA (University of North Florida '78), Sports Journalist (ST. Pete Times, Clearwater Sun), Historian (University of South Florida, BA '72), Industrial Engineer, Plant Manager, Management Consultant (Project Manager), 10th Ranked Geocache Hider in the World and retired. Viet Nam Service: Headquarters & Headquarters Company, 212th Combat Aviation Battalion, 1st Aviation Brigade, U.S. Army Vietnam ( at Marble Mountain Air Facility, Da Nang) 1970-71; Service with Army, Air Force (Ton Sahn Nhut AFB, Saigon) and Marine Corps Rifle Co. (Marine Aircraft Group 16,China Beach) units. Lives in rural Wabash County, Indiana in a 100-year-old brick four-square farmhouse, with 1 college student son and nine dogs (7 Siberian Huskies, 1 Wolf Hybrid, 1 tough little Jack Russell Terrier, the famous "Earthdog Patrick")and in Palm Harbor, Fla.|
In eight years of graving , He Has roamed every known graveyard in Huntington and Wabash Counties,as well as many in Miami, Kosciusko and Allen counties, in Indiana, hundreds in all, taken thousands of photos, documented many Veteran's Graves, and put up countless American Flags on Veterans graves.
As of Spring 2009, He is expanding his graving and flagging to Palm Harbor, Pinellas County Fla and owns and operates SunCoast Pub Crawl, a Guided Tavern Tour Service, as well as serving as an itinerate Disc Jockey spinning the oldies exclusively thru PYLE equipment at various dive bars. During Football Season, he may be found either at Florida Field in the nosebleed seats, or Gators Cafe on Johns Pass at the SW corner stool in the Saloon. Other weekends look for him on the patio of Hooker Island Bar & Grill in old Palm Harbor with his beloved Rosie and "Earthdog Zippy zippldopolous"(RIP 2016), a shorty Parson Russell Terrier, and "Earthdog Angus R. MacDogall", a West Highland White Terrier, AND RICK'S SUNDANCE REBEL--"SUNNY", An English Creme Yellow Labrador Retriever.
Trader Rick has light brown hair and blue eyes. He is 43% Russian, 18% Irish, 14% English, 8% German/French, and 7% Spanish.
God Bless America, and Protect our Troopers overseas fighting against ruthless Jihadistan and our nation from the devilishly clever foreign muslim marxist barbarians infiltrating our government at the very highest levels with an aim to destroy our civilization and extinguish the light of Individual Freedom forever .
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|Michael Johnson||I am sorry sir|
We had words earlier, and I wanted to say I am sorry. I did not mean any type of offense to you. I am frustrated and I guess I allowed it to flow over onto you. And for that I am sorry.
You see I have been working on my brick wall for about 30 years.
I came across memorial #93642568 James Johnston. And there is a picture there. And I would love to know where it came from. I can not get anyone to talk with me about it. I am not saying anyone is wrong, or had done anything bad. I will try and explain what my issue is.
My 4x great grandfather was Zopher / Zophar Johnson / Johnson. There is a female I have yet to find any documented paperwork on that could be his daughter. I believe she is, but again no documentation.
Her name was Huldah Johnston / Johnson. She married a Aaron Sparks then a Jacob Roush. Then she just vanishes. No idea where she died or when she died. On the memorial 9362568 it shows both the Sparks name and the Roush name and a Huldah. I am not one to just accept a coincidence. So I am looking where the picture came from so I can check to see if there is any information on Huldah and my family.
Again sir I am sorry for my frustration and I do hope you can forgive me?
|Mike Loscalzo||Easter Cemetery|
I walked the whole church grounds and saw no place where there are interments. I saw you listed graves and thought you had to be there to do that, and that you would then be able to tell me where on the church property is the cemetery. By your response to me I gather you created those memorials and were never there at the location.
|Mike Loscalzo||message for you on hotmail|
Help locating Easter Cem in Hernando Cty
|Terry Ferris Vaughan||Memorial 97344396|
Thank you so much for transferring to me.
|Lynnette||Thank you ...|
Thank you sir for responding to my note. I am so sorry I was not clearer in what I was asking.You left a token and note for Rachel Christine Silas.January 16,1945 -June.1945. Alachua County.
Daughter of Ruth Parker Silas and John Felter Silas.
If the John F. Silas you are speaking of is from Walton County and Gainsville Florida Then Rachel is my kin. I thank you for your time. Lynnette
Added by Lynnette on Jul 11, 2017 8:20 AM
Do you mean John Felter Silas from Walton County and Gainsville Florida ?
Added by Lynnette on Jul 10, 2017 10:42 AM
|Julie||RE: Infant Schwartz|
Added by Julie on Jun 11, 2017 11:11 AM
Do you have any idea what year the infant Schwartz died? Buried in Wilhelm Cemetery.
Added by Julie on Jun 11, 2017 5:15 AM
|Roger Morphew||RE: Hopewell Cemetery|
Well. I am more than a little embarrassed! The Hopewell Church and cemetery land was given by her father, and she did attend church there from her birth until they moved into the town of Wabash in 1874 or 75. Some of my ancestors also attended that church during those years so knew her at the time. Not sure where I got the idea in my head that she was also buried there. Perhaps I was aware of the moving of her body from CA to IN, and I made a very bad assumption that she had been brought back to her childhood home for burial. Very sorry, and thank you very much for setting me straight on this. Roger Morphew
|Roger Morphew||different subject|
I also want to thank you for your service!
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