ACKNOWLEDGMENTS:

Sarah Schwegman, his daughter,
this rose is my thanks to you.

With out her help supplying the information I would no
have been able to create this Memorial. Thank you my dear.



I am very happy that Sarah got in touch with me so that we can give him the proper honors that he so richly deserved. On 5 January 1943, (63 years ago, Earl and I enlisted in the Navy at Indianapolis.

Paul D. Henriott, CWO, USA, Retired Web Master of the USS Oakland website.





USS OAKLAND CL-95

A Memorial to
EARL T. REICHTER
1925 ~ 1993
S1C, Plankowner
USN, World War II
Thank you for your service
to our country when it was needed.
May He Rest In Peace.

Earl T. Reichter, 67, formerly of Richmond, died Tuesday, March 16, at the Indiana Veterans Home in Lafayette. He was a native of Richmond and had lived here most of his life. He was a retired supervisor for Ford Aerospace at Connersville. A Navy veteran of World War II, he was a member of the VFW.

Survivors include three brothers, Andrew, Audry, and Joe Reichter, all of Richmond; nieces and nephews. A sister, Mary Baker, is deceased.

Service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, March 19, at Stegall-Berheide-Orr Funeral Home with the Rev. Phil Hodgkin officiating. Burial will be in the Earlham Cemetery. Friends may call 5-8 p.m. Thursday, March 18, at the funeral home.



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Requiescat in pace

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May they rest in peace!



FROM THE OFFICERS AND CREW
OF THE USS OAKLAND CL-95


SO PROUDLY WE SERVED



USS OAKLAND (CL95)
Service Medals and
Service Ribbons in lieu of medals












Combat Action
Ribbon
China Service
Medal
America Campaign
Service Medal
Asiatic Pacific
Campaign Medal
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USS OAKLAND CL-95
participated in following operations

Gilbert Islands
MarshallIslands
Bismarck Archipelago
Asiatic-Pacific Raids 1944
Western New Guinea

Marianas
Western Caroline Islands
Leyte
Okinawa Gunto
Third Fleet operations against Japan


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World War II
Victory Medal
Navy Occupation
Asia Medal
World War II
Victory Medal











Presidential Unit
Citation Philippines



USS OAKLAND CL-95
participated in following operations

Gilbert Islands
MarshallIslands
Bismarck Archipelago
Asiatic-Pacific Raids 1944
Western New Guinea

Marianas
Western Caroline Islands
Leyte
Okinawa Gunto
Third Fleet operations against Japan










This Web Page was created by and
is maintained by Paul D.Henriott
Last updated 14 December 2012