Lieut Richard Peter Richards

Lieut Richard Peter Richards

Death 13 Oct 1942 (aged 24)
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot C, 546
Memorial ID 3790259 · View Source
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Son of Leonard Richards and Anita Warren Richards.

Richard, who resided at 2601 West Seventeenth Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a 1st Lieutenant, Company D, 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

He was "Killed In Action" at Guadalcanal during the war.

He had served in the Marines for one year and five months at the time of his death.

Service # O8488

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware.

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  • Maintained by: Jeff Hall
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 3790259
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Richard Peter Richards (20 May 1918–13 Oct 1942), Find a Grave Memorial no. 3790259, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Jeff Hall (contributor 47296194) .