From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Richard Geriak '52

Date of birth: August 17, 1928

Date of death: September 2, 1954

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1952 Lucky Bag:


Dick was lost when his F-84 crashed shortly after takeoff from Naha, Okinawa on September 2, 1954; the cause of the crash was due to engine failure.

Class of 1952

Richard is one of 50 members of the Class of 1952 on Virtual Memorial Hall.

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