Richard George Pickett

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Richard George Pickett

Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, USA
Death 7 Sep 2009 (aged 83)
Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea
Memorial ID 41683141 · View Source
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Son of John Ernest Pickett, Sr. and Winnie Ann (Bacon) Pickett.

Resided with Ann Davis.

Husband of Violet Marolli (later divorced), Christine Battatlie (later divorced), and Lucy Postahuma (later divorced).

Father of Richard George Pickett, Jr. (predeceased).

He served his country with the 2nd Battalion, 21st Marines, 3rd Marine Division, U.S. Marines Corps during World War II in the Pacific including the battle of Iwo Jima.

He was wounded twice during battle and received two Purple Hearts.

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 7 Sep 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 41683141
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Richard George Pickett (11 Jul 1926–7 Sep 2009), Find a Grave Memorial no. 41683141, ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.