~Last update 8/10/2022

Military Involvement


Servicemen - R surnames KIA POW DNB Pic/s
Rice, Robert Richard     X  
Richardson, Archie Eli X      
Roese, Frederick William X      

Charles Leslie Richardson was born Oct. 5, 1924 to Charles L. and Effie Irene Littlejohn Richardson. He died Jan. 30, 1978 and is buried in Orange Township Cemetery, Guthrie County, IA.

Charles served in World War II with the U.S. Army Infantry.

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James Ray Richardson was born June 2, 1926 to Charles L. and Effie Irene LittleJohn Richardson. He died Dec. 12, 1981 and is buried in Willow Cemetery, Greene County, IA.

James served with the U.S. Navy in World War II.

Source: ancestry.com

John Dale Richardson was born Aug. 31, 1921 to Clifford and Mildred Richardson. He died Dec. 3, 1944 and is memorialized at the Walls of the Missing, Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines and has a cenotaph in Cottonwood Cemetery, Lake City, IA.

Petty Officer Richardson served in World War II with the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Cooper (DD-695) and was MIA/KIA when that vessel was sunk near Leyte. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com; abmc.gov

Robert Allen Richardson was born Mar. 6, 1927 to Roy J. and Hazel M. Lotz Richardson. He died Apr. 11, 1993 and is buried in Lake City Cemetery, Lake City, IA.

Sgt. Maj. Richardson served with the U.S. Army in World War II, Korea and Vietnam.

Source: ancestry.com

ServiceMen Research done by WWII Researcher, Pat Holt Juon, Aug 2019; updated Aug 2022


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