Sgt Richard Leroy Swearer

Sgt Richard Leroy Swearer

Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 24 Nov 1944 (aged 23)
Burial New Castle, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Plot The Plaza
Memorial ID 54128285 · View Source
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Richard, who resided at 6 East Fifteenth Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Sergeant, 405th Infantry, 102nd Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He was "Killed In Action" near Beeck, Germany during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

He had served in the Army for two years at the time of his death.

Service # 32481118

Son of Harvey P. Swearer and Ethel Beeson Swearer.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 25 Jun 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 54128285
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Richard Leroy Swearer (14 Apr 1921–24 Nov 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 54128285, citing Gracelawn Memorial Park, New Castle, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .