Richard L Shott

1925–1945 (Age 19)
Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States

The Life of Richard L

When Richard L Shott was born on 4 October 1925, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, his father, Walter Aloysious Shott Sr., was 33 and his mother, Gladys M Wood, was 32. He lived in Montgomery Township, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1943. He died on 14 January 1945, in Europe, at the age of 19, and was buried in Neuville-en-Condroz, Neupré, Liège, Belgium.

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Family Time Line

Walter Aloysious Shott Sr.
Gladys M Wood
Anna Louise Shott
Walter Aloysious Shott, Jr.
James Joseph Shott
Dolores M Shott
Richard L Shott
John Patrick "Pat" Shott
Leo Bernard Shott

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World Events (8)


Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 4

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Age 6

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a projecting piece of land, from Old English scēat, or a steep slope, from an unattested Old English scēot.

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Richard Shott in household of Walter A Shott, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Richard L Shott in household of Walter A Shott, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Richard L Shott, "Find A Grave Index"

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