Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Richard H. Dickson.

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Richard H Dickson.

Birth: Jan. 7, 1891.
Death: Sep. 29, 1918, France.

Son of Melvin H. and Mamie D. Dickson. Killed in action near Bellicourt, France.

Burial: Lebanon-In-The-Fork Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee.

World War I.
Dickson, Richard H. Enlisted in the Second Tennessee Infantry in August 1917. Transferred later to Cmpany C, 120th Infantry, 30th Divsion, stationed at Camp Sevier, S. C,Sailed for overseas duty in May 1918, and as a member of the A. E. F.took part in all engagements of his command until September 29, 1918 on which date he was killed. Held the rank of corporal.

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