Riggs, Russell L

Rank: Corporal

Unit: I Trp, 2d Cavalry

Enlisted: 14 December 1904 in Columbus, Ohio. He was 22 yrs.

Date of birth: 1882

Hometown: Fairmont, West Virginia

Occupation prior to enlistment: Carpenter

Campaign: Philippines

Died: 8 August 1907

Age at death: 24 or 25

Location of fatality: near Fort Des Moines, Iowa

Place of interment: Keokuk National Cemetery in Keokuk, Iowa

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