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Pvt Richard L Leighton

Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 1945 (aged 18–19)
Burial Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: Place of burial being researched
Memorial ID 99301321 · View Source
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Son of Francis Leroy Leighton (1900–1975) & Abbie M. Sullivan Leighton (1901–????).

Richard served as a Private, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Erie County, New York prior to the war.

Richard was "Killed In Action" during the war and was awarded a Purple Heart.

He is interred somewhere in Massachusetts.

Service # 12238533


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 21 Oct 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 99301321
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Richard L Leighton (1926–1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 99301321, ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) Body lost or destroyed, who reports a Place of burial being researched.