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Lt. Richard H. Danielsof 368th Fighter Squadron,359th Fighter Group



  • 359th Fighter Group

    359th Fighter Group

    The 359th Fighter Group flew 346 missions from East Wretham between December 1943 and April 1945. In the main these missions were escorting bombers flying over occupied Europe. The Group, soon after converting from Thunderbolts to Mustangs, were...

  • 368th Fighter Squadron

    368th Fighter Squadron

    Distinguished Unit Citation: Germany, 11 September 1944.


  • Richard Daniels

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot
    Lt. Richard H. Daniels, from Ticonderoga, NY, enlisted on 8 October 1942 and joined the 368th Fighter Squadron at East Wretham on 25 October 1944. On his 28th combat mission with the 359th Fighter Group he was KIA near Bauxviller. The Lieutenant was...


Date Contributor Update
17 June 2019 13:25:29 Emily Changes to caption and place associations

Transferred biography to person record

Date Contributor Update
15 June 2019 19:09:08 Janet Fogg Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations

Archived by Char Baldridge, Historian, 359th Fighter Group Association.
Posted by Janet Fogg, 359th Fighter Group Historian.