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@ Richard Tildon KARGER

@ Richard Tildon KARGER

Male 1946 - 1966  (20 years)

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  • Name Richard Tildon KARGER 
    Prefix
    Born 8 Apr 1946  Wichita County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    State of California
    State of California

    Wikipedia California

    Gender Male 
    Cemetery FindaGrave Memorial 
    Link The Wall Richard Karger 
    Link WikiTree Profile 
    Education 1964  Eagle Rock, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Graduate, Eagle Rock High School 
    Military 1966  South Vietnam Find all individuals with events at this location 
    PFC - US ARMY 
    US Military Service
    US Military Service
    Alternate Name Richard Tildon Rogers 
    Alternate Name Richard Tildon Rogers Karger 
    Died 9 Aug 1966  Vietnam Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • Name: Richard T Karger
      Birth Date: 1946
      Gender: Male
      Race: CaucasianĀ (White)
      Home State: California
      Casualty Country: Vietnam, Republic of
      Casualty Category: Battle Dead
      Casualty Status: Hostile Dead: Killed Out-right (previous)
      Casualty Date: 9 Aug 1966
      Cause of Death: Not Booby Trap Connected: None Of The Above; Artillery/mortar
      Report Date: 9 Aug 1966
      Military Occupation: Light Weapons Infantry (army)
      Division: 1st Cav Div (Ambl)
      Personnel Catagory: Active Duty Army
      Military Class: Enlisted Personnel
      Rank: Private First Class
      Name: Richard Tildon Karger
      Birth Date: 8 Apr 1946
      Death Date: 9 Aug 1966
      Gender: Male
      Age: 20
      Race: CaucasianĀ (White)
      Home City: Los Angeles
      Home State: California
      Religion: Latter Day Saints (Mormon)
      Marital Status: Single (Spouse Not Listed)
      SSN/Service #: 19859197
      Citizen Status: U.S.

      Death Date: 9 Aug 1966
      Processed Date: Aug 1966
      Casualty Country: Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam)
      Casualty Type: Hostile - Killed
      Casualty Reason: Multi-Fragment Wounds
      Casualty Air: Ground Casualty
      Body Status: Body Recovered
      Service Branch: Department of the Army
      Component: Regular (RA, USN, USAF, USMC, USCG)
      Military Grade: Private First Class
      Pay Grade: Private First Class (U.S. Army) or Airman First Class (U.S. Air Force) or Lance Corporal (U.S. Marine Corps) or Grade/Rate Abbreviations With First Column: A,C,D,F,H,S,Or T; Second Column: A; Third And Fourth Columns: Blank (U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard)
      Length of Service : 00
      Service Occupation: Light Weapons Infantry (ARMY)
      Data Source: Combat Area Casualties Current File
    Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park Glendale, Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Memory Slope, Lot 770, Space 4
    hdstn Karger, Richard Tildon
    hdstn Karger, Richard Tildon
    US Army, Killed in action, Vietnam
    Plot: Memory Slope, Lot 770, Space 4
    Person ID I325  Black Oliver
    Last Modified 28 Apr 2016 

    Father Robert William "Bob" KARGER,   b. 12 Jan 1921, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 2014, Ukiah, Mendocino County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Relationship Adopted 
    Mother @ Katie Elinora MCPHAIL,   b. 18 Nov 1924, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 2007, Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship Adopted 
    Married 1950 
    Divorced 1959 
    Family ID F21  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father # Lawrence Dean ROGERS,   b. 22 Jan 1925, Abilene, Taylor, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 2013, Homer, Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother @ Katie Elinora MCPHAIL,   b. 18 Nov 1924, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 2007, Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 1944  Hillsborough, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Abt 1947 
    Family ID F159  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Apr 1946 - Wichita County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Graduate, Eagle Rock High School - 1964 - Eagle Rock, Los Angeles County, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - PFC - US ARMY - 1966 - South Vietnam Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Aug 1966 - Vietnam Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Forest Lawn Memorial Park Glendale, Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    News Clip - Karger, Richard - 1966
    News Clip - Karger, Richard - 1966

  • Sources 
    1. [S19] Texas Birth Index.

    2. [S71] U.S. Army Personnel and Dependent Casualties, 1961-1981.

    3. [S72] Vietnam War: U.S. Military Casualties, 1956-1998.