Next Sunday, November 11, will be the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice that ended World War I.
Today’s Echo will examine the story of a Webster Parish solider through some letters exchanged between him and his family back in Dubberly. A few months back, Bryan Mattison shared with me the story of Luther P. Rickerson, a relative of his stepfather. He provided the correspondence between Rickerson and his family along with several pictures. In the ensuing time I tried to find material to flesh out the story. Unfortunately, most of the records were destroyed in a fire