- C. W. Soldier
Crawfordsville Daily Journal, Crawfordsville, Montgomery County,
Saturday, July 19. 1902
Richard S. Pearson, a well known and highly respected old soldier,
died this morning at 5:30 of dropsy, his demise occurring very suddenly.
The death occurred at Mr. Pearson's home, 715 Fremont street. Mr.
Pearson was between sixty-five and sixty-six years of age and has
long been a resident of this city. He was a carpenter by trade and
was well known as being one of the most prominent of the old soldiers
of the city. He served during the last three years of the war in
Company B, 120th Indiana, and was in several of the hardest battles
in which that regiment participated. Mr. Pearson leaves a wife and
four sons, Harry and Newt, of this city, and George and Guy Pearson,
of Bloomington, Ill. The funeral will occur Monday afternoon.
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