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Richard S. Hite


He was trained as a P-38 pilot trained in photo-recon but was assigned to the 9th Air Force's 326th Ferrying Squadron based out of Paris.

He was killed at or near St. Dizier airfield in France Jan 8, 1945.


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Date Contributor Update
31 July 2020 23:16:00 petemcl Changes to place associations

Official condolence letters

Date Contributor Update
31 July 2020 23:13:50 petemcl Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nickname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, unit associations and place associations

I have personal letters from him to his family in Edgewood, PA and all the official death notification and condolence letters. But I have no information on the circumstances of his death. Please contact me if you have any information.