Poweshiek County


Pvt. Richard Lee Gilbert


Richard Lee Gilbert was born Sept. 8, 1923 to Elmo and Alvera Linn Gilbert. He died Mar. 3, 1945 and is buried in Jackson Township Cemetery, Montezuma, IA.

Pvt. Gilbert served in World War II with the U.S. Army 28th Infantry, 8th Infantry Division and died of wounds received in action in Germany.

Source: ancestry.com