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Anthony, Richard F.

Rank and Name, Sergeant Richard F. Anthony.

Unit/Placed in, 371st Bomber Squadron, 307th Bomber Group (Heavy).


Richard is born approx. on 1922 in New York.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.


Richard enlisted the service in New York with service number # 32537181.


Richard ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-24 were,

1st Lt.           Clyde H. Houghton             Pilot

2nd Lt.          Verl K. Dolby                    Co Pilot

2nd Lt.          Edward Grebas                 Navigator

2nd Lt.         Martin Phillips                  Bombardier

S/Sgt.           Jimmy W. Green               Engineer

S/Sgt.           Delmar C. Johnston           Asst. Engineer

S/Sgt.           Arthur Truman                 Radio Operator

Sgt.              Nesbitt J. Pierce               Asst. Radio Operator

Sgt.              Richard F. Anthony            Armored Gunner

Sgt.              Dennis S. Falter                Tail Gunner

Richard was KIA when before the Bomb drop the were attacked by a Japanese plane that dropped a Phosphorus bomb that exploded  near the engine, wing broke and the plane crashed on Jan. 1, 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Richard is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Walls of the missing.


Thanks to, https://www.307bg.net/

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/    Geoffrey Roecker

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org


Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

371st Bomber Squadron
307th Bomber Group
Koli Field, Guadalcanal
His rank Sergeant