Richard Stacy

Recent Address: 32 Oyster Rake Lane, Hilton Head, SC 29926
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Family Info: Parents: Thomas and Lillian; Wife: Mary Jane; Children: Susi, Jim, Lynne, Tom; Siblings: Helen, Mae
Hometown: Piqua, Ohio
Date Entered Service: March, 1943
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Bomb Group: 462nd
Squadron: 768th
Location of Unit: Piardoba, India; November 1944
Missions Flown: 37
Hump Missions: 4 or 5
Targets: Mukden, Singapore, Saigon, Yawata, Kobe, Tokyo, Yokohama, Formosa, Osaka, Omura, Nagoya, Omuta, Kure, Okayama, Takamatsu, Sendai, Utsonomiya, Namazu, Fukui, Hachiogi, Saga, Fukuyama, Hikari
Awards: Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal with 3 Clusters, Battle Stars (5)
Service Schools:
MOS: MOS 1093-Pilot B-29 VHB
Rank Upon Discharge: 1st Lt
Crew Type: Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: 42-24506 Untouchable, 42-6312 Mysterious Mistress, 42-63393 Rush Order, 42-63459 (unnamed), 44-69730 (unnamed), 42-63540 (unnamed), -24898 (unnamed),44-70076 (unnamed), 42-24531 (unnamed)
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Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): General Electric, Engineer. French Oil Mill Machinery Co. -- Engineer / Sales. Midwest Plastic Systems -- Manufacturer's Rep.
Thoughts About the 58th: Friends. A chance to do my part. Someone was surely looking out for me.
Comments: Mr. Stacy passed away December 25, 2008.

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