1/Lt. Richard G. Atckison


(M. Lauroesch)

1/Lt. Richard G. Atckison

338th FS - 27 January 1944 - 13 March 1944

Assigned Aircraft

Not Known

Mission History

Completed a Tour of Duty

Mission List

Not Known

Air Scores
Destroyed  
Probable  
Damaged  
Ground Scores
Destroyed  
Damaged  
Notes Born in 1922
Enlisted on 20th February 1941 in Los Angeles
Enlistment Serial No. - 39227510
Home of Record - Los Angeles, California
ASN - O-740335
Ex-14th Fighter Group (MTO).
Scored one victory whilst flying with the 14th FG.
27 January 1944 - Joined the 338th Fighter Squadron
23 February 1944 - Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross
07 March 1944 - Previously awarded Distinguished Flying Cross revoked and Oak Leaf Cluster to Air Medal awarded instead
13 March 1944 - Completed Tour of Duty
13 March 1944 - Transferred to 12th Replacement Control Department
Sketch above drawn by Cpl. William Lauroesch (338th FS)
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