Richard Henry Phillips
Corporal, United States Marine Corps
San Diego, California
Born September 9, 1931
Corporal, U.S. Marine Corps
Killed in Action
Died September 27, 1950 in Korea
Corporal Phillips was a member of the 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division. He was Killed in Action while engaged with the enemy in Korea on September 27, 1950.
Corporal Phillips is buried in Section 15 of
Arlington National Cemetery. Robert William
Phillips, Second Lieutenant, United States Marine Corps (24 October
1928-31 July 1951) is buried with him. There is no record of Lieutenant
Phillips being killed in the Korean War. Research continues.
Posted: 23 August 2003 Updated: 18 September 2004 Updated: 26 November 2005 Updated: 6 January 2007
Photo By M. R. Patterson, 28 June 2003