Malvern College Second World War Casualty

Lieut. Richard Millett Rickards

House and time at Malvern: 4, 1932 - 1937.

Regiment: R.N.V.R..
Died: 27 February 1942 aged 23 in . Killed in action.
Cemetery: Malta (Capuccini) Naval Cemetery E. Coll. grave 16.

Son of Thomas Millett Rickards (O.M.) and Mary Leburn Rickards, of Wentworth, Surrey, and Lockside, West Byfleet, Surrey.
Sci VI. School Prefect. XL Football. Sergt. in O.T.C.
H.M.S. "Xmas" Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

'On leaving School he joined the Anglo-Saxon Petroleum Co., and the R.N.V.R., in which he received a commission when war was declared. He saw service in the Mediterranean and was killed in action in Feb. 1942. ' (Malvernian, March 1942)