Richard Garlick

1947-1968

Served in Viet Nam 1967-68

Richard Lee Garlick was born on December 16, 1947 and joined the Armed Forces while in Aurora, IL. He served as a 0331 in the Marines. In 1 year of service, he attained the rank of PFC/E2. He began a tour of duty on December 1, 1967.

On March 1, 1968, at the age of 20, Richard died in the service of our country in the Viet Nam War, at the Battle of Quang Tri.

Homeroom 66 Speculum
You can find Richard honored on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Panel 42E, Row 16.