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1Lt. Richard R Fiske
Original name: Thomas Potts
Birth: Nov. 20, 1915
Shelton
Mason County
Washington, USA
Death: Aug. 10, 1944

Character actor. Best known for his appearances in several Three Stooges shorts, most notably as the hot-tempered drill sergeant in "Boobs In Arms." He was killed while fighting in World War II, having reached the rank of 2nd Lieutenant. He posthumously received a Purple Heart, Bronze Star, and other honors. (bio by: T W Zimmerman) 
 
Note: Entered the service from California
 
Burial:
Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial
Saint-James
Departement de la Manche
Basse-Normandie, France
Plot: Plot J, Row 1, Grave 9
 
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Originally Created by: T W Zimmerman
Record added: Mar 20, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8537837
1Lt. Richard R Fiske
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Richard Fiske you always have and always will be the best,you will be sadly missed mate rip and god bless
- stephen hotchkis
 Added: Dec. 19, 2014

- sjm
 Added: Nov. 20, 2014

- Thomas
 Added: Nov. 20, 2014
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