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Corp Langdon Laws Ricketts

Corp Langdon Laws Ricketts

Birth
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Death 4 Oct 1918 (aged 24–25)
France
Burial Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Plot Section 47, Lot 57 CENOTAPH
Memorial ID 26205779 · View Source
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World War I Soldier. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, he served for the United States during World War I. Ricketts entered the service from Ohio and was a Corporal in the 18th Company of the 5th Regiment with the United States Marine Corps. The regiment was part of the 2nd Division A.E.F. He was killed in battle in France six weeks before the war was declared over when he was 25 years old and was awarded the French Croix de Guerre. He is buried there at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery . A cenotaph in his memory was erected in his family's lot at Spring Grove Cemetery in Cincinnati, Ohio.


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  • Created by: K Guy
  • Added: 22 Apr 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 26205779
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Langdon Laws Ricketts (1893–4 Oct 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 26205779, citing Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by K Guy (contributor 46886706) .