Richard Strand was an enlisted soldier in the Army Air Corps. He graduated from A. O. Thomas High School and attended one year of college at NSTC. He later joined the Army Air Force and served on a B-29 in the Pacific. On his 26th mission he was killed after his plane was lost fire bombing Tokyo in May 1945.
Branch of Service
Army Air Force
Military Occupational Specialty
B-29 Crew Member
Original Source Location
UNK Archives Briggs Collection, Box 23, Folder 4, Envelope 5
"Richard Strand" (1945). World War II Casualties. 29.