John Taylor Richards, Jr. ( -1918)

John Taylor Richards, Jr. (    -1918)

John Richards was from Hazleton, Pennsylvania and a member of the class of 1918 at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, studying the Philosophical course. He was active at the College in the Y.M.C.A, and was also a member of Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity and a participant in freshman football.

Richards left to enlist in the spring of 1917 and served as a sergeant in the Quartermaster Corps of the American Expeditionary Forces. He arrived in France in November 1917 and died there on October 22, 1918.

More information about other Dickinson war casualties can be found through the online project "In Remembrance" (see link for related entries below).

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