Richard David Casburn

Richard David Casburn

Male 1947 - 1972  (25 years)

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  • Name Richard David Casburn 
    Nickname Rich 
    Born 28 Jan 1947  Mount Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Nov 1972  Mount Carmel, Wabash County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 15 Nov 1972  Mount Carmel, Wabash County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11143  Casburn Family
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father Richard Wendell Casburn,   b. 11 Jul 1924, Graham, Young County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 2003, Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Ellen Archer,   b. 12 Jan 1927, Mount Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 2001, Mount Carmel, Wabash County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 25 Sep 1944  Morganfield, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5248  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Paulette Lucille Kieffer,   b. 26 Nov 1949, Mount Carmel, Wabash County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1972, Mount Carmel, Wabash County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years) 
    Married 1 Feb 1968 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Joseph Edward Casburn,   b. 12 Apr 1971, Mount Carmel, Wabash County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 2008, Allendale, Wabash County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F5289  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Richard David 'Rich' Casburn
    Richard David "Rich" Casburn

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    Richard David \'Rich\' Casburn
    Richard David \"Rich\" Casburn

  • Notes 
    • Sergeant E-5 US Marine Corp
      Military enlistment - July 21,1965
      Military discharge - June 06,1969
      Military Medals - Purple Heart, Combat Action Medal, Presidential Unit Citation, Vietnam Service Medal with 3 stars, Good Conduct Medal & National Defense Medal

      Richard served in Charlie Battery, 1st Battalion, 12th Marines, 3rd Marine Division, Vietnam in 1967. He was a cannoneer 0811 on a 105 howitzer gun crew.

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      Richard Casburn Mt Carmel

      Funeral services for Richard D Casburn, 25, of Mt Carmel will held at 1 pm Wednesday in Mt Carmel.

      He was killed over the weekend in a head-on collision two miles south of Mt Carmel on Illinois 1.

      Mr Casburn was born in Mt Vernon on Jan 28, 1947, the son of Richard W and Betty (Archer) Casburn.

      Survivors include his two sons and two brothers.

      The Register News
      Tuesday, November 14, 1972
      Page 2