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Richard K. "Dicky" Marshall

Richard K. "Dicky" Marshall

Richard K. "Dicky" Marshall, a former Gilman School teacher and coach who was also a World War II veteran, died Oct. 5 of heart failure at St. Joseph Medical Center.

The Mercy Ridge retirement community resident was 87.

The son of physicians, Mr. Marshall was born in Baltimore and was raised on Deepdene Road in Roland Park.

After graduating from Gilman School in 1942, he attended Princeton University for a semester before enlisting in the Army Air Forces. Trained as a navigator, he was sent to England, where he flew several missions with the 8th Air Force. He was later sent back to the U.S. to teach pilots navigation.

After the end of World War II, he...