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Richard Charles McDole


Posted By: J. Breen (email)
Date: 9/6/2019 at 18:07:40


Sgt. 1c Richard McDole, 38, son of Delbert C. McDole of Washington, and a brother of Mrs. Warren Hampton, Mrs. Lyle Embree and Bill McDole of Washington, was killed in action May 27 in Korea. Word of his death was received in a letter from the defense department to his wife, Helen, who is now living in Ankeny.

In service 20 years, Sergeant McDole was a veteran of the European theater in World War II. He was born and reared in Washington.

Besides his wife, his father, two sisters and a brother of Washington, Sgt. McDole is survived by four children: Teddy, Judy, and Patty of Ankeny and Richard Lester McDole of Rock Island, Ill., and another brother Pat McDole of Davenport.

One brother, Robert Eugene preceded him in death. His mother, Ruth Pratt McDole died in 1946.

Source: Washington Evening Journal, June 20, 1951

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