Herbert Wilson Ritter

Herbert Wilson Ritter

Birth
Death 10 May 2004 (aged 88)
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 8750946 · View Source
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He graduated from The Pennsylvania Schoolship Annapolis in 1935. In WWII, he served with the Army Transport Service as Master of the SS General Kilpatrick, SS Piermonte, and the SS Westerly Victory. After the war Ritter returned to the Philadelphia Waterfront to continue his maritime career with freighters. He retired in 1979 as Manager of the Stevadoring and Terminals Division of Independent Pier Company. He was a founding member of Trinity United Methodist Church of Havertown.


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  • Created by: rjschatz
  • Added: 13 May 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8750946
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Herbert Wilson Ritter (24 Jun 1915–10 May 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8750946, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by rjschatz (contributor 46560566) .