Hicks, Richard Goodsill
Age: 24, credited to Sheldon, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/23/61, m/i 10/15/61, CPL, Co. I, 6th VT INF, wdd, Salem Heights, 5/3/63, pow, Salem Heights, 5/3/63, prld 5/16/63, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, m/o 10/31/64
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Birth: 03/29/1844, Sheldon, VT
Burial: Berkshire Cemetery, Berkshire, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 20274925
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Berkshire Cemetery, Berkshire, VT
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Death of Richard G. Hicks
Richard G. Hicks, of Berkshire, aged 74 years, died at the St. Albans hospital Tuesday after an illness of about five weeks. The body was taken to the undertaking rooms of R. h. Mccorney and from there it was taken on the 7:20 o'clock train this morning to Berkshire where the funeral and burial will take place in the afternoon. Mr. Hicks is survived by a son, W. H. Hicks, of Berkshire and another son, who lives in Chicago. The deceased was born in England.
Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, April 26, 1917
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.