Born 11 June 1919, Tennessee
Died 12 December 1944, Germany
Son of Walter Monroe Richardson and Magnolia Ann Manis
Husband of Edith McMillan, father of Lee Ann, Jack and Linda

Private
379th Infantry Regiment, 95th Infantry Division, Company F

Awarded the Purple Heart

The Kingsport Times 19 August 1948
The body of Pvt Gale M. Richardson, 25, of Eidson, Tennesse, will arrive in Bulls Gap and will be removed to Colboch-Price funeral Home at Rogersville.
He entered service February 15, 1944 and was killed in Germany December 12, 1944.
His survivors are his widow, Edith M. Richardson, three children, Lee Ann, Jack and Linda; his mother Mrs M.A. Richardson, all of Eidson, five brothers, Newton, Tenn., Luther of Rogersville, Hobert of Jonesbore, Kitt of Blackwater, Va., John of Eidson; two sisters, Mrs. Charley Kersey of Rogersville and Mrs Rod Sizemore of Eidson.

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