Fort Worth, TX Pool Drowning, Jul 1946

Lieutenant's Baby Son Drowns in Airfield Pool.

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 19 (AP).---Anthony H. Richard III, 20 month old son of First Lt. and Mrs. Anthony H. Richard II, drowned in a small pool at Fort Worth Army Airfield late Friday.

The mother found the unconscious child floating in two feet of water about ten minutes after he had left the family quarters. Physicians and attendants spent more than three hours in efforts to revive him at the field hospital.

Richard, assistant adjutant and his family came here in March. Their home is in Alexandria, La.

Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 30 Jul 1946