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Maj Richard L. Bakke

Maj Richard L. Bakke

Birth
Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Death 25 Apr 1980 (aged 33)
Khorasan-e Jonubi, Iran
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 46 Site 1129-3
Memorial ID 2600 · View Source
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Victim of Helicopter Accident During The Iran Rescue Mission.

The Air Force monument is a common headstone and is located about 25 feet from the group memorial.

A cenotaph for Major Bakke is located at Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Long Beach) in Long Beach, CA.

Awarded the Purple Heart


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 1 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2600
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maj Richard L. Bakke (13 May 1946–25 Apr 1980), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2600, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .