Farewell to Richard Overton: World War II Veteran & Beloved Austinite

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Texas VLB
Jan 10 · 4 min read
Corporal Richard Overton
Richard Overton’s Military Medals
Richard Overton, left, smokes a cigar with friends Donna Shorts, center, and Martin Wilford | 2015, Austin, Texas | Photo by Ricardo B. Brazziell Austin American-Statesman
President Barack Obama greets Richard Overton, with Earlene Love-Karo. Photo by Lawrence Jackson
James Crabtree & Richard Overton

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