Claude Richard Hoggard III
Born in Portsmouth on September 3, 1941 to Claude R. Hoggard Jr and his wife, Lillian Mae Taylor.
Claude was a graduate of the University of Richmond.
Claude was a Captain in the U. S. Army receiving many awards including:
Distinguished Flying Cross
He retired from the Army in 1974.
Died November 10, 2012, Cheasapeake, Virginia
Interred at Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery, Suffolk, Virginia
Leaves behind a wife, 2 daughters, 4 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. A son predeceased him.
Find A Grave Memorial here, photo used with permission of Ken Campbell.
* Photo of "Ricky" taken by this blogger about 1994.