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Genealogy of the Richards Family
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TitleGenealogy of the Richards Family
AbstractNote about the naming of Richards Flying Field after John Francisco Richards and Richards-Gebaur Airport after John Francisco Richards II (a son of John Richards I killed in a World War I aerial battle), at the end of an article about the Richards family genealogy.
NotesJohn Francisco Richards, II, was first lieutenant in the first aero squadron, U. S. A[.], and was shot down over the Argonne, in France, September 26, 1918. 'Richards Field[,]' the flying field of Kansas City, Missouri, was named for and dedicated to [John F. Richards's] memory November 11, 1922; a bronze tablet is on a stone pillar marking the gateway to the field.
AuthorArthur N. Maltby
Martha H. Maltby
DateDecember 1923
SourceAnnals of Kansas City
Location977.8411 M678an
Local SubjectRichards Gebaur Airport
Richards, John F., II
Richards Field
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID105476
CONTENTdm number14347
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