Capt. Richard W. Forsblad


(55th FGA Newsletter)

Capt. Richard W. Forsblad

38th FS - 13 April 1943 - 22 August 1944

Assigned Aircraft

Not Known

Mission History

Completed Tour of Duty

Mission List
55th FG Mission # Date Target
10 05 November 1943 Gelsenkirchen
29 31 December 1943 Bordeaux
Air Scores
Destroyed
Probable  
Damaged
Ground Scores
Destroyed  
Damaged  
Notes 05 November 1943  FW-190 damaged (air) E/Rotterdam
21 July 1944  Me-109 destroyed (air) Munich
Awards
Memories ASN - O-740153
13 April 1943 - Joined the 38th Fighter Squadron
30 June 1944 - Promoted from 1st Lieutenant to Captain
22 August 1944 - Completed Tour of Duty
Along with Lt. Blount of the 338th FS, scored the first kills for the Group in a P-51, on 21st July 1944.
   

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