Private First Class Richard Jeff Rimer was a member of Battery B, 15th Field Artillery Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division. He was killed by multiple gunshot wounds from a Russian burp gun while on guard at a compound near Yang Yang, South Korea. He died October 4, 1962.
- Rank: Private First Class
- Date of birth: 5 November 1937
- Date of death: 3 October 1962
- County: Hawkins
- Hometown: Rogersville
- Service Branch: Army
- Division/Assignment: 15th Field Artillery Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division
- Conflict: Cold War
- Awards: Purple Heart, Army Commendation Medal
- Burial/Memorial Location: Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Hawkins County, TN
- Location In Memorial: Pillar XX, Bottom Panel
- Sponsored by: Barry Mowell
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