Richard Conway Curtiss

Recent Address: Williamstown, VT
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Family Info: Parents: Charles and Ruth; Wife: Vivian; Children: Linda and Nancy
Hometown: Williamstown, VT
Date Entered Service: September 3, 1941
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Bomb Group: 40th
Squadron: 44th
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Crew Type: Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: Nippon Nipper as part of James Cornett's crew
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Date Discharged: 1945
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Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Inspector for the Highway Patrol. Vermont State Police - Safety Education Division, director of the Marine Division, head of the Special Services Unit and troop commander. From 1978 to 1988, Richard worked for the Vermont State Employees Association.
Thoughts About the 58th: He was very patriotic and proud to be a part of “The Greatest Generation.”
Comments: Mr. Curtiss passed away September 1, 2006. He is buried in the Williamstown Village Cemetery in Williamstown, VT.

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