Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

BEAKER, RICHARD HOLBROOK

Signalman, First Class, U. S. Navy. Home address: Tulsa, Tulsa County. Mr. and Mrs. Jack A. Becker Parents, 2229 South Florence Ave., Tulsa 4. Born December 4, '1919. Enlisted -July 5, 1940. Decorations: American Defense Medal; Fleet Bar; Victory Medal-World War II. Attended Southwestern Louisiana Institute, Lafayette, Louisiana. Served aboard U.S.S. Utah; U. S. Submarine No.32, and U. S. Submarine Dorado. Died July 23, 1945, in line of duty in Caribbean Sea, Atlantic area.

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