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Gen Roy V. Rickard
Birth: Oct. 27, 1891
Death: Jan. 7, 1975

United States Army Major General. Born in Osseo, Wisconsin, he was commissioned a Lieutenant of Infantry in 1917, serving various provost assignments, in the Panama Canal Zone and the Philippines. In 1940, he shifted to field of supply, as Colonel in command of the G-4 Section 9th Corps Area at the Presidio of San Francisco. During World War II, he participated in the Kiska operation in the Aleutians as a landing force commander. Promoted Brigadier General in 1944, he served as commander of the 9th Army until the end of the war. After a brief tour of duty in the United States he returned to Europe as Assistant Inspector General, Provost Marshal and Chief of Special Services of the European Command. He retired from the Army as a Major General in 1951. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Claire Margaret Beebe Rickard (1899 - 1984)*
 
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Burial:
Eagle Point National Cemetery
Eagle Point
Jackson County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Sec.24 Grave 108
 
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Originally Created by: grave hunter
Record added: Dec 23, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 7029465
Gen Roy V. Rickard
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Happy Heavenly Birthday, General and rest in eternal peace.
- sjm
 Added: Oct. 27, 2014

- Wendy McIntosh
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