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Anthony, Richard J.

Rank and Name, Technical Sergeant Richard J. Anthony.

Unit/Placed in, 388th Bomber Squadron, 312th Bomber Group, Light.


Richard is born approx. on June 28, 1922 in Lehigh Cap, Pennsylvania.

Father, Norman L. Anthony.

Mother, Eva C. Anthony.

Sister(s), Lorraine M. Anthony.

Brother(s), Allen L. Anthony.


Richard enlisted the service in Pennsylvania with service number # 13026639.


Richard ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-25 were,

1st Lt.           Albert C. Eddy                  Pilot

F/O.             Ralph D. Preston               Co Pilot

S/Sgt.           Albert G. Brockhouse          Radio Operator

S/Sgt.           James J. Mac Elveen          Crew Chief

Sgt.              Thomas R. Shearin            Passenger

S/Sgt.           George H. Emery               Passenger

S/Sgt.           Anthony F. Diberardine      Passenger

S/Sgt.           Arthur J. Marcus              Passenger

Sgt.              Sidney Schnell                  Passenger

S/Sgt.           Melvin S. Weiss                 Passenger

Sgt.              John J. Mckenna               Passenger

T/Sgt.          Richard J. Anthony            Passenger


Richard was KIA when after takeoff to the mission there was no communication on the radio on Oct. 11, 1944, he is honored with a Air Medal, Purple Heart, 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.

He also has a Memorial Grave at Indianland Cemetery, Walnutport, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, USA.



Thanks to, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/b-25/41-30525.html

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

388th Bomber Squadron
312th Bomber Group
North American B-25
Airfield Hollandia Drome, Papua
Nose Art Plane
Richard J. Anthony
His rank Technical Sergeant